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How can I change the point of entry for my course?

Changing the Entry Point of your Blackboard course is easy. Follow the instructions below or watch the video below to see how to change your course Entry Point.


  • Navigate to the course in Blackboard you want to modify. In the Control Panel, click Customization and then click on Teaching Style to open the Teaching Style customization page.
  • In the Teaching Style customization page, scroll down to the second menu: SELECT COURSE ENTRY POINT  and click the arrow down to select your preferred course Entry Point from the drop-down list. 
  • Click Submit when finished.

NOTE: Content sections that are NOT available to users will not be listed here. The options will vary depending on what content areas you have established for your course. It is best practice to set Announcements as the course entry point.

The video below shows the process described above.

Note: This Information only applies to the Original Course View. Changing the course entry point is not possible or needed in the Ultra Course View.

Keywords:"Learning Management System",LMS,Blackboard   Doc ID:75826
Owner:Szymon M.Group:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
Created:2017-08-17 16:44 CSTUpdated:2020-09-04 10:00 CST
Sites:University of Illinois at Chicago Sandbox KB, University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
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