Getting Started with bCourses

August 20, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Intended audience: 
Academic Support Staff, Graduate Students, Instructors

New to bCourses, or need a refresher? This hands-on workshop will introduce you to some key tools and teach you how to set up a bCourses site.

What we'll cover:

  • Access, permissions, and logging in
  • Creating and publishing your site
  • Adding files
  • Creating assignments
  • Messaging your students

Please bring your laptop and we'll get you up and running in no time!

As an alternative to attending this workshop, we also have a series of guides available on our website to help you get started: bCourses - Instructors Getting Started(link is external).

Can’t make a workshop? Sign up for a one-on-one consultation: Consultation Calendar(link is external).


Registration is unavailable. Registration closed on August 19, 2019 - 5:00pm.

Series description

bCourses is Berkeley's official campus Learning Management System (LMS). This web-based tool provides a resource for instructors and students to enrich the teaching and learning experience. bCourses is integrated with our Academic Integrity, Clickers, CalCentral, and Course Capture services.

This recurring series of workshops is designed to help instructors new to bCourses learn about essential features and best practices for managing their course. Each one-hour workshop is offered multiple times at the beginning of each semester. Registration is recommended but not required. Please bring a laptop and your questions.

In addition to these workshops, you can schedule a consultation or explore these online resources.