11. December 2018 - 10:30 till 11:30
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Blackboard Collaborate Ultra - Introduction Training (Online) | Deakin University Arts and Education Staff Only | Tuesday, 11. December 2018

Note: This Event is offered to Deakin University Arts and Education Staff Only
Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Online Introduction Training Session
Blackboard Collaborate Ultra is a live online classroom environment. It is integrated with CloudDeakin. This 45-minute hands-on session is facilitated by an instructor in real-time, in the cloud using the Bb Collaborate Ultra environment.
This session is targeted to new users of Bb Collaborate Ultra and will start from the basics of teaching in a synchronous classroom using Bb Collaborate Ultra. 
The 45-minute Session Includes:

40 minutes introduction and training

5 minutes question time

This session will be conducted online, and a direct link will be provided in an Outlook calendar invitation after signing up via Eventbrite.
Facilitators will be in the session 15mins prior to the start of the session.
BEFORE the session
Staff participants must set up their computer with Internet connection, obtain a microphone headset, and go through Bb Collaborate audio setup test to participate online.

You will require a computer with an internet connection, latest Google browser and microphone USB headset to talk and listen. A webcam is not essential but is highly recommended. If you do not have a USB headset please contact the Arts & Education Resources team at artsed-resources@ will be able to arrange one for you.

In order to participate in a Bb Collaborate Ultra session, you will need to ensure your computer and other hardware are set up correctly. It is highly recommended you follow the instructions for first-time users available online.

Instructions and guidance on other topics, key functions and features, are available in the Blackboard Ultra Guide.

Google Chrome is the preferred browser, and provides the best experience using Blackboard Collaborate. Please ensure you have the latest version of Chrome installed.

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra is entirely web-based - there is no software to install.

We look forward to meeting you at the online BB Collaborate Ultra Session!
Note: Intended audience for this event are Unit Chairs and sessional staff.