WebCT upgraded to Blackboard Learn
New Ulster VLE is now available!
The Ulster Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) has been upgraded to Blackboard Learn. Blackboard Learn is the next generation of VLE, offering an improved user experience, with the latest online technologies to support your learning.
Accessing Blackboard Learn
All Ulster students can access Blackboard Learn via the student Portal (at http://portal.ulster.ac.uk with a link to Blackboard available from the top banner) or from the web address https://learning.ulster.ac.uk. Log in to the Portal or Blackboard Learn using your student ‘B’ number and your network password.
Support for Students
You should find Blackboard Learn intuitive to use, however help and support is available, including:
- A Blackboard Learn Student Orientation Course is available to all students from within Blackboard Learn. This course helps you become familiar with the new environment and provides instruction on how to use the various tools, e.g. post to a blog or submit an assignment.
- Ulster Blackboard Learn Helpdesk
For technical queries with regard to using Blackboard Learn.
Website: http://wiki.ulster.ac.uk (and click on Blackboard Learn Support)
- Blackboard Learn On Demand Centre
Video tutorials on how to use Blackboard Learn. http://ondemand.blackboard.com/students.htm
- Blackboard Learn Help
Comprehensive searchable information about Blackboard Learn. http://help.blackboard.com/student/index.htm
Blackboard Learn available from: http://portal.ulster.ac.uk
Ask a Question
If you have any questions about the upgrade to Blackboard Learn, please contact the Blackboard Learn Helpdesk using the form below.