Topics in this article include:


 Navigating Your Course
 Course Content Types

 Global Navigation and My Blackboard 



Courses vary in design depending on the instructor, but some common elements exist. See Navigate Inside Your Course for an overview on these basic myLesley course components. 



Course Content Types

A course content item is any type of file, text, image or link that appears in the variety of content areas. See Types of Course Content for descriptions of the variety of content types possible in a myLesley course. 



My Blackboard provides you with quick and easy access to critical and timely information regarding your school, courses, and fellow classmates. On your My Blackboard page you can view your current grades, be reminded of assignments, and more. See My Blackboard and Navigation for more information or watch the tutorial below.




  • Profile: Create a profile and update your profile picture. See Profile for more information.
  • Posts: The Posts page displays the latest blog, wiki and discussion board posts in the courses and organizations in which you are enrolled. See Posts for more information. 
  • Updates and Notifications: The Updates page provides notifications and alerts for every course and organization in which you are enrolled. See Updates for more information. 
  • My Grades (students): Students will be alerted immediately after a test or an assignment has been graded. See My Grades for more information.