What it is:
BBLearn is Linfield’s online learning management system. It provides a place for faculty and students to securely build and share content and interact with one another. The system hosts a variety of components to help facilitate teaching and learning such as discussion boards, a grade book, journals, chat rooms, an assignment manager, and more. The components help people to connect and learn outside of the classroom.
How we use it:
- Technology enriched instruction. McMinnville (MAC) and Portland (PDX) campus faculty use BBLearn activities to supplement their classroom teaching.
- Hybrid instruction. MAC and PDX campus faculty use BBLearn activities to replace some of the time students would spend in the classroom.
Fully online instruction. OCE, MAC and PDX faculty use BBLearn as the classroom where all course interaction and learning activities occur.
For every course offered at Linfield, a BBLearn course is created automatically. As students enroll they are automatically added to the BBLearn course. Note that if a Mac instructor wants to use their BBLearn courses they must make the course available for students.
What if I have problems?
First contact your instructor & check the Help for Students or Tips for Faculty pages. For online help, contact Linfield Blackboard Support. For email support, contact an administrator directly or through firstname.lastname@example.org.