Uploading a Syllabus

Adding or Uploading a Syllabus (Movie, 01:45)

To upload and use a syllabus in your Blackboard course, begin by logging into Blackboard and entering the course, then.

  1. In Edit Mode, access an existing content area [e.g., Syllabus] on the Course Menu.
  2. On the Action Bar, click Build Content.
  3. Click Item.


  1. On the Create Item page, click Browse My Computer to add a file. Repeat this step to add additional files.
  2. Enter a name, students will see this as the title of the file you upload
  3. Under Options select Yes for “Permit Users to View this Content” to make the syllabus available to students.
  4. Click Submit.