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Ultra Quick Start: Create New Content in Blackboard Ultra

Create and Reuse Course Content



Date & Time

May 20, 2024, 12:00 pm12:45 pm


Are you new to Blackboard Ultra? Join this 30 minute session with live demo to learn the essentials of creating and organizing content in Blackboard Ultra courses. Stay after for Q&A.

In this session, we will review how to:

  • Organize courses using folders and learning modules
  • Create an Ultra Course document 
  • Embed files, images, links, and third-party tools
  • Add descriptions to course content items

This session will be facilitated by Josh Abrams, Instructional Design Specialist, and Ben Amudzi, Instructional Technology 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.

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