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Blackboard Ultra Assessments in 45 Minutes or Less

Tests, Assignments, Question Banks, & AI-inspired assessment



Date & Time

May 1, 2024, 12:00 pm1:00 pm


Are you new to Blackboard Ultra? Join this 45 minute session with live demo to review Ultra assessment tools to prepare your course, including the following topics: 

  • Create tests and assignments

  • Create question banks, question pools, and rubrics

  • Use Blackboard AI tools to create assessments

  • Enable SafeAssign for plagiarism detection

  • Customize assessment settings and set exceptions

This session is ideal for instructors who are new to Blackboard Ultra or adopting Ultra in an upcoming term. 

This session will be facilitated by Josh Abrams, Instructional Design Specialist.


To RSVP for the event, please click “Going Virtually” below and be sure to add the event to your calendar! 


This webinar will take place in a Google Meet virtual conference room. Enter the webinar up to 15 minutes before the start time. Select the "Join Online Event" button in myUMBC to join the session.

Please note:UMBC is committed to creating an accessible and inclusive environment for all faculty, staff, students, and visitors.  If you would like to request accommodations (e.g., ASL interpreters, captioning, wheelchair access, etc.) for this event, please notify us at least two weeks prior to the event. Requests received after that time cannot be guaranteed, but we will do our best to make arrangements for program access. Please contact the event host (instructionaltechnology@umbc.edu) with your specific request and be sure to include the event title, date, and time.