Live Virtual Classroom (Blackboard Collaborate Ultra)

Blackboard Collaborate enables you to collaborate in real-time with your learners online using web conferencing. You can hold interactive online meetings, seminars and tutorials with your students wherever they are located in the world.

Collaborate is available for staff to use with their students via Blackboard. Use the support materials below to find out how to use the system and the ways in which it can support your teaching, and learning.

Overview of Blackboard Collaborate?



What does it look like? The user interface


You can find information about the different aspects of Blackboard Collaborate on the following pages:

  1. Approaches and Teaching Techniques
  2. Getting started
  3. Recording sessions
  4. Managing your Collaborate session
  5. Sharing content
  6. Promoting interaction and collaboration
  7. Practical resources for staff to use
  8. Case studies
  9. Accessibility features


Resources for staff and students

The complete list of guides (referred to in the above pages) for staff and students can be found on the following pages:

Guides for staff (moderators)

Guides for students (participants)



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