How Do I Use the Syllabus Tool in Blackboard?

Adding a Syllabus

First, expand the “Build Content” menu

Select “Syllabus.”

You will see the “Add Syllabus” builder.

Add Syllabus Using Create New Syllabus

Enter a name for the syllabus.

Select “Create New Syllabus”.

Select a style for the new syllabus.

Complete fields in template.

Use an Existing File to Add a Syllabus

Enter a name for the syllabus.

Select “Use Existing File.”

Browse for the existing file. The attached file appears under “Attached
Files”.

To change the link name after the Syllabus has been added, click “Edit.”

Type a new “Link Name.”

Click Submit.

Restrict Students from Seeing the Syllabus

Select “No” to make the syllabus unavailable to students.

Tracking Statistics for the Syllabus

To track the number of syllabus views by student, select “Yes” for Track Number of Views.