Learn.UQ upgrade complete

4 Jan 2021

Learn.UQ upgrade complete

The migration from Learn.UQ (Blackboard) to Blackboard Learn SaaS by the ITS Enterprise Support Operations and ITaLI eLearning Systems and Support teams is complete. We appreciate your patience while the teams continue testing and work to resolve potential issues.

Visit the upgrade project web page >>

New Text Editor

With the upgrade, the Text Editor's display and options have changed to streamline the entering of information.

See the Text Editor guide >>

2021 eLearning workshops

The eLearning team are offering a range of practical workshops on eLearning tools during 2021. Details of each workshop, including dates and registration, are available on the Staff Development website.

View the workshops >>

Custom workshops for teaching staff, tutors and professional staff

Custom workshops on centrally supported eLearning tools are available by request for faculties, schools and individual courses. Sessions are delivered via Zoom. Contact elearningadvisers@uq.edu.au with details of the preferred date, time and approximate numbers.

Request a custom workshop >>

Order your Semester 1 course site now

Request your Learn.UQ (Blackboard) course site now for Semester 1, 2021 by:

  1. Using the Course/Organisation Site Request Form located under the 'Staff' tab in Learn.UQ. This form also allows you to request a copy of course content from a previous semester.

course request form


  1. Publishing your Electronic Course Profile (ECP) for a blank course template to be created automatically within 48 hours. For content to be copied, request a 'copy' through the Staff tab mentioned in the previous step.

Step-by-step instructions are available in the Course requests guide.

See the Course requests guide >>

Top 7 Learn.UQ course site design tips

As we approach Semester 1, why not familiarise yourself with our Top 7 tips for Learn.UQ course site design?

Read the article >>

Learn.UQ course site design

Watch this video (YouTube 3m, 57s) to learn about the main features of UQ's course site design guidelines.

course site design required

Grade Centre

Grade Centre allows you to record and view marks from online tests, Turnitin assignments, Blackboard assignments, Discussion Boards and the UQ ePortfolio system. When you create an assessment item in Blackboard, a column will be automatically created.

View Grades management tools >>

UQ ePortfolio system - Semester 2, 2021

The UQ ePortfolio system allows students to digitally showcase their work and skills, helping them understand and communicate their employability. The system facilitates the tracking of student learning and development at the course and program level, as well as supporting collaborative, multi-modal and reflective assessment practices.

See the ePortfolio guide >>

What's on

eLearning training (self-paced)

eLearning webinars

eLearning face-to-face workshops

ITaLI webinars and workshops

View all events 

Teaching and learning support

eLearning support

For technical support with central eLearning tools, email UQ eLearning support

eLearning advisers

For tailored advice by qualified teachers on using eLearning tools, including how to select and configure learning technologies. Book a Zoom consultation with an eLearning adviser


eLearning advisers are available to deliver custom workshops in your school or faculty. Organise a custom workshop.

Learning designers

For faculty/school level support, please refer to the list of learning designers in your area.