Getting Started

Blackboard is the virtual learning environment used by NUI Galway. It is used to provide e-learning services to staff and students.

It allows you to:

  • share learning materials and lecture notes with your students
  • communicate with your tutors and students, using email, discussion forums and various other module tools
  • create assignments, quizzes and surveys
  • enter and return marks for a student on a module

Quick Start Guides

Quick start guides offer brief instructions for performing basic Blackboard tasks: 

To access Blackboard's own online resources, please use the links below:

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