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Blackboard Collaborate - Faculty

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra is NOVA’s web conferencing systemIt opens directly in a web browser and is available in all Blackboard Learn course sites.  Collaborate Ultra provides real-time two-way audio and video, application sharing, file sharing, whiteboard sharing, and text chatting capabilities that can facilitate interactive online instruction and group meetings.

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra can be used

  • with your students within a Blackboard course or
  • for online meeting rooms for participants within and outside of NOVA.

Training

Sign Up for Collaborate Training


Support and Meeting Room Set Up

For faculty and staff needing assistance, contact eliitsupport@nvcc.edu and a staff member will be happy to assist you.

For online meeting rooms outside of the Blackboard Learn system, committee meetings, etc., contact eliitsupport@nvcc.edu or call 703.764.5051. Meeting rooms set up outside of the Blackboard Learn system are available for use for an entire semester.

Helpful Links

Requirements

Can Your Computer Run Blackboard Collaborate?

View the system requirements for using Collaborate Ultra at https://help.blackboard.com/Collaborate/Ultra/Moderator/Get_Started/Browser_Support. This information is updated regularly, adding support for newer browsers and mobile devices.

Request Session

Requesting a Blackboard Collaborate Session

For online meeting rooms outside of the Blackboard Learn system, committee meetings, etc., contact eliitsupport@nvcc.edu or call 703.764.5051. Meeting rooms set up outside of the Blackboard Learn system are available for use for an entire semester.

Training

Training

Training for many online applications is available throughout the semester. Check the Technology Training Center page for upcoming sessions.

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