Blackboard Student Support

How Do I Copy Course Content

Solution:

  1. Go to the Control Panel in the originating Blackboard course (course site with content).
  2. Expand Packages and Utilities and click Course Copy.
  3. For Copy Type choose Copy Course Materials into an Existing Course.
  4. Click Browse next to “Destination Course ID“.
  5. A Courses window will pop-up. Click the radio option button next to the course you want to copy content into and
  6. click the Submit button.
  7. In the Course Materials section select the content you would like to copy by checking the appropriate boxes*.
  8. IMPORTANT: Under the Enrollments section DON’T check the box next to “Include Enrollments in the Copy”.
  9. Click the Submit button.
  10. You should see a message that the process has been queued and that an email will be sent when it is complete
  11. NOTE: If you are copying tests, quizzes or surveys you will need to check off the box next to “Tests, Surveys, and Pools.” Choosing the content area where the tests are deployed will not copy the tests.
  12. Assignments (that were created using the “Assignment” tool) need to be copied by choosing the content area they are deployed in and checking the box next to “Grade Center Columns and Settings.”
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