Center for Teaching and Learning
1536 Hewitt Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55104
Bush Library, Lower Level, Room 21
Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Extended Hours:Tuesday & WednesdayUntil 7 p.m.
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The Center for Teaching and Learning supports Hamline University faculty and staff in their use of Blackboard to deliver their teaching and learning objectives in the following ways. Please use the request forms below to request one of these services.
Blackboard Development Course Shell Requests - CTL will create a Blackboard Developmental Course Shell that is dedicated to a single course for the purpose of course design, development, and continuous improvement of online/blended/ web-enhanced course delivery. To request a Developmental Course Shell, please complete the Development Course Request Form.
Blackboard Special Purpose Site Requests – CTL will create a Blackboard Special Purpose Site to support departments, programs, committees, research, and collaboration goals. For a more detailed explanation, please review the Blackboard LMS Use Policy for Special Purpose Course Web Sites. To request a Special Purpose Site, please complete the Special Purpose Site Request Form.
Blackboard User Enrollment Requests - In the new system, faculty assigned to teach a course as well as students registered to take a course are AUTOMATICALLY enrolled in the system. If the need exists to enroll someone to the course in addition to the automatic enrollment, please email us defining which course role best describes the user. A CTL representative will contact you and manually create the user in the system.
Course Banner Design – CTL will design a customized course banner to give your Blackboard course a customized look and feel and will upload the banner directly into your course. Examples of our course banner designs can be found here. To request a banner, please complete the Course Banner Request Form.
Online/Blended Course Development – CTL will support faculty in their development of online/blended courses that apply the Quality Matters guidelines of best practices in online teaching and learning. Course development support is available through consultation, resources, design services, skill training, and course review. To request online /blended course design support, please email or call us to request an appointment with an instructional developers.
Training - CTL will provide individual or group training session in the use Blackboard, Hamline's learning management system. To view current training sessions, please visit the Blackboard Training Schedule.
Copying Your Blackboard 9.1 Course
Make Your Course Available
Linking URLs and Files
Help for Instructors
Creating a Rubric Video
Your Course Environment
Course Banner Request Form
Special Purpose Course Request Form
Developmental Course Request Form
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