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Course Content in Blackboard: Students

Course Content

Types of Content - Your instructors can add different types of content to your courses such as files, text, assignments, images, multimedia, links, and much more.

Digital Course Materials - Some courses require digital content such as ebooks and courseware. You may be able to access these materials immediately and at a reduced cost if your course is participating in the OHIO Digital Content: Inclusive Access program.

Submit Assignments - Easily upload your work to Assignments within your Blackboard course.

Submission Receipts - For each successful assignment submission, you should receive a notification email that includes a timestamp and a confirmation ID. It is recommended that you verify the arrival of these messages and save them for the duration of the term.

Supported File Types - Submit your work using recommend file formats, such as Word (doc, docx), PowerPoint (ppt, pptx), Excel (xls, xlsx), and PDF (pdf).

Common Questions About Assignments - Check here for answers to common student questions about assignments.

Blackboard FAQs for Students