Blackboard will be unavailable from 5.30am on Saturday 17th June 2017, until 9 am on Sunday 18 June 2017 to allow for an upgrade.
The upgrade will allow Ulster staff and students to take advantage of new features, and also addresses normal bug fixes.
Some specific benefits and highlights for users are:
- Availability of Blackboard Collaborate Ultra
- Upgrade to Turnitin Feedback Studio
- New Grades Journey functionality to provide a framework to develop integrations between Blackboard and the Student Records System.
- A new responsive mobile theme for a better experience on mobile and tablet devices.
- Improved accessibility functionality for a more inclusive and accessible experience for all students.
Updates will be published as the work progresses.
- Upgrade planned between 5.30am on Saturday 17th June and 9am on Sunday 18th June 2017.