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Blackboard (WebCT)

The Blackboard Learning System is an easy way for teachers at Victoria University (VU) to prepare dynamic courses and efficiently manage interactions with students. Blackboard:

  • supports innovative approaches to teaching and learning
  • allows teachers to facilitate group-centric learning
  • enables personalisation of content and activities for students
  • provides a convenient, easy-to-navigate environment for day-to-day teaching and learning activities
  • is designed so all key tasks are only a click away

Login to Blackboard
The VU Blackboard login site for staff and students

Use the ITS Blackboard resources
The ITS updated (August 2011) catalogue of practical info, guides, step-by-step How-Tos, related eLearning tool links . . . everything for staff and students about Blackboard!

Resources and support

This mini-site provides many documents and videos to assist Blackboard users.

Blackboard Resources (opens in a new window)
Find out more about Blackboard and the support you can access using the resources here

eLearning tools that work with Blackboard

Many of the eLearning tools used at Victoria University are designed to be used within the Blackboard. These tools include:

  • Respondus - a quiz and survey creation tool
  • ReVU - for recording and presenting lectures
  • My ePortfolio - an ePortfolio system for staff and students
  • Collaborate - an online classroom
  • Turnitin - for managing plagiarism and assignment submissions
  • Studymate - for creating activities and games

Make an enquiry

For assistance resolving difficulties with WebCT, special requests and enquiries about training please contact the:


Information Technology Helpdesk
Phone: +61 03 9919 2777
Email: servicedesk@vu.edu.au



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