What is the control panel?

The control panel contains a number of options to customise, manage and edit a site. It also provides access to some site tools. Clicking on the menu names expands the different sections of the 'accordion' menu.

Blackboard site Control Panel

Content Collection

This section contains access to files uploaded to the site. 

Site Tools

This section contains all of the tools that can be added to - and accessed via - the site


This section contains reports on the usuage of the site


Grade Centre

Access to students' marks, online assignment submissions and a place to upload electronic feedback


Users and Groups

This section shows details of users and groups for the site



This section allows you to customise the look and feel of the site, allowing you to personalise your site


Copy & Export

This section allows you to package content on your site

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