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Blackboard Mobile Student

Navigation and Notifications
Feature
Description
Navigation
We put your most-used features all in one place. The base navigation gives you easy access to course updates, view course content, and check your grades.

Swipe down to go to a previous screen. When you expand the navigation, breadcrumbs appear at the bottom of the screen.
Activity Stream
See an up-to-the-minute list of important course content and actions you need to take. The activity stream automatically prioritizes this content to help you focus on the tasks that you want to take care of right away.

Tap an item in the stream to open it and begin working. Click the linked course title within the item if you want to go to the course outline instead.
Due Dates
See upcoming assignments and tests across all of your courses. Work is color coded by course and grouped by day and week. You can quickly see what's due and prioritize your work.

Note that tests and assignments show in this list only if your instructor specified due dates for them.


Courses and People
Feature
Description
Profiles and Tiles
Your Bb Student profile is populated with your Blackboard Learn cloud profile information, including your name and avatar. You can easily change your avatar in the app and replace all instances of your avatar in Bb Student and Learn. To learn more about profiles, seeFAQs - Features.
Your profile also includes tiles that show which school or schools you attend. In the future, you will be able to add more tiles yourself.
Courses
View all of your courses—past, present, and future. Tap a course to view its content and assignments. To learn more, see Course List.
Course Content
Easily scan course materials and access what you need. Tap a piece of content to view its full details.
You can view Microsoft® Word, Excel®, PowerPoint®, and PDF content that your instructors include in courses.
Collaborate
Video conferencing is a fundamental part of Bb Student. In iOS and Android, you can participate in virtual sessions by using Collaborate with the Ultra Experience. To learn more, see Collaborate in Bb Student.
Cloud Content
In assignments, you can attach files from your cloud file storage. You can connect Bb Student to Google Drive, OneDrive, and Dropbox for easy access to your files within the app. To learn more see Link to Cloud Storage.
*Organizations are not supported at this time.
 

Assignments, Tests, and Grades
Feature
Description
Assignments
View, complete, and submit assignments right from the app.
Tests
Tests with the following question types are taken within Bb Student: Multiple Choice, True / False, Either / Or, Short Answer, and Essay. If tests contain other question types, Bb Student directs you to a web view of Learn to complete the test.
Grades
You get real-time access to grades and feedback within an individual course or from the Grades in the base navigation.