A module blog allows all enrolled users to post blog entries and comment. This page explains how to create a module blog on Blackboard and make it accessible to your students.
Creating a Module Blog
Select the relevant module from MY MODULES in Blackboard Learn
Select Module Tools from the Control Panel
Select Blogs, then Create Blog
Enter a name for the blog and add any instructions
Select Module under Blog Participation and leave other options to their default values
Making Your Blog Accessible
To make your blog accessible to the students you can either add a button to the menu or add a link to a content area.
To add a menu button
Select the + button at the top left of the module menu
Select Tool Link
Enter a name for the menu button
Select Blogs from the Type drop down menu
Ensure the Available to users box is ticked
To add the blog to an existing content area
Select the content area from the module menu
Select Blog from the Tools drop down menu
Select Link to a Blog and select the Blog you created from the list of available Blogs
Give the Blog a name for the content area and make it available under Options
More information on Blackboard Blogs can be found on the Blackboard Help pages here.