Blackboard’s Course Menu
provides users access to a course's content.
The menu items and the order in which they appear are fully customizable
and can be arranged based upon the preferences and priorities of the faculty
member. Menu customization takes place
within the Course Menu by clicking on
the action links located along the sides and top of the Course Menu.
Note: These features are only accessible when Edit Mode is ON.
Overview of Course Menu
Menu Items – Faculty have the option to customize the Course Menu by clicking the "plus"icon (+), which opens up a list of
resources that can be added to the Course
Course Menu Action Bar –The
icons located across the top of the Course
Menu allow users to adjust the view of the menu.
From left to right: List
View, Display Course Menu in a New Window, Refresh, and Reorder: Menu Items.
Links – Indicated by the chevron
icon, action links allow users to access menu item options, expand or collapse
menu items, or launch a selected menu item.
Reordering – The double-headed
arrow will allow faculty to reorder menu items up or down. Click and hold
the left mouse button to enable the reordering feature.
Reordering menu items, access to menu item options, and
the ability to add a menu items is limited to users with the role of Faculty
Member, Teaching Assistant, Grader, or System Administrator.