Ohio University

Create a Test Course in Blackboard: Instructors

Create a Test Course

You can use a Test Course to develop content that you can later copy over into a regular course, once that course has been loaded.

To create a test course, follow these steps:

  1. ​​​​Select the My Bb Management tab from the upper toolbar in Blackboard.
  2. Select the Test Course Request tab.
  3. Click Create Test Course.
    Screenshot of My Bb Management with Test Course Request and Create Test Course circled in red.
  4. After the request is submitted, you will receive a confirmation message that the test course has been created. Click the OK button. The test course will be listed under your courses. It will start with “Test_yourOHIOID_date."