Blackboard 9 - Course Report

The Course Reports feature allows instructors to view frequency at which the students access the site. The Course Reports allows instructors to view overall usage, usage in specific content areas, usage by specific groups, and usage within discussion forums.

With Edit Mode On:

  1. From the Control Panel, on the bottom left side of the page, click on Evaluation and then click on Course Reports. course reports link
  2. Choose a report that you would like to see and then click on the double down arrow, or chevron, next to that report and then click Run. run a course report
  3. Select the format for the report, either PDF, HTML, Excel, or Word.
  4. Select the users for the report.
  5. Select a Start Date and/or End Date for the report.report information page
  6. Once the report has completed, you can choose what you would like to do with it. You may Save to Content Collection, Download Report, or you may choose to Run a new Report.successful run page

More Information

Q: How can I view the statistics of individual Content Areas?
A: In Course Reports you will be given the options to view Groups, Forum, Overall Summary, and Content Areas.


Q: Can I view the statistics of individual people in my class?
A: Yes, you are able to view the statistics of all users or selected users who are in your class. You can specify this on theOverall Summary of User Activity options.


Q: How do I print my course statistics?
A: Once you save the report to your computer, you will then be able to print it.


Q: Why would I want to export data?
A: Exporting data lets you save the statistics of your class on your hard drive. This will allow you to work with the course statistics on your computer but will not alter the statistics you have online. This file will be a .cvs file that can be altered through Excel.

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