Self-Enrolling in a Blackboard Course or Community

Searching the Catalog in Blackboard

Within Blackboard, you can browse and search for courses and communities/organizations.

Searching Courses

  1. Log in to Blackboard
  2. Click on Courses in the top menu
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  3. Either perform a general search using the search module, or click on Engineering for Professionals and browse
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Searching Communities

  1. Log in to Blackboard
  2. Click on Community in the top menu
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  3. Either perform a general search using the search module, or click on Engineering for Professionals and browse
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Self-Enrolling in Courses or Communities

While most courses and communities/organizations require formal registration, some allow you to freely enroll directly within Blackboard. Here’s how to self-enroll in a course or community:

  1. Search or browse for the course or community that you are interested in
  2. Hover over the Course or Organization ID
  3. Click on the down arrow and select Enroll
  4. On the confirmation screen, click on Submit
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