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How Do I Make My Blackboard Courses Available to Students?

All Courses.SMU courses are initially created "unavailable" to students so the instructor can build the course, add content, etc. without onlookers. When you are ready to release the course to students, make it available through the following path:

  1. Go to the course that is Unavailable.
  2. Go to the Control Panel
  3. Click Customize
  4. Then click Properties
  5. In the Properties screen scroll down to area 3 Set Availability
  6. Next to Make Course Available" and click Yes
  7. Click Submit

Control Panel Customizations