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Create a course link in a content area

A Course Link is a shortcut to an area, a tool, or an item in Blackboard. Adding a link to a Content Area will provide students quick access points to relevant materials and tools.

To create a shortcut (link) to an area, a tool, or an item:

  • Go to a Content Area where you want to add a link to an area, a tool, an item, or a file.
  • Mouse over the “Build Content” area.
  • Select the “Course Link” option.
  • Click the “Browse” button to locate the area, the tool, the item, or the file.
  • Fill in all the required fields.
  • Click the “Submit” button.

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