How to Add a Link to the Course Menu

You can add various items to your Course Menu. To add a link, hover over the + icon at the top of the Course Menu until the drop-down options appear.

The links are divided into three types:

New Pages
  1. Content Area – Creates a new, blank page where you can add files, folders and other content items. Example: Course Content page.
  2. Module Page – Creates a page to which you can add built in Blackboard modules. Example: Resources Dashboard.
  3. Blank Page – Creates a blank, html like page.
Links
  1. Tool Link – Creates a link to a built-in Blackboard tool. Example: Groups.
  2. Web Link – Creates a link  to any webpage.
  3. Course Link – Creates a link to a specific item in the course.
Organizational Elements
  1. Subheader – Creates a text header to help organize the Course Menu. Example: The Course Resources, Course Material, Course Activities and Course Communication headers in the Course Menu.
  2. Divider – Adds a horizontal line to the Course Menu which can be moved to help organize the Course Menu.