Issue Date: 01-06-2017
To engage and increase communication with students in an online course, faculty should inform students of upcoming events and course activities, one way to do this is to use the Announcements tool in Blackboard. The Announcements tool provides students with course reminders and updates. Announcements can contain text, images, and multimedia, as well as links to course content.
Make sure the Edit Mode is ON
Web Announcement Options
Course Link (optional)
Choose if you want to create a Course Link (a course link takes your students to a particular area or file within your course).
Tags: Instructional Design Tips, Course Tools: Announcements, Build Content and Course Management