Video Guide

Insert a Content Menu Image (YouTube, 1m 29s)

Insert a Content Area Image

  1. Click on the Build Content button.
  2. Select Image from the drop down menu.

Build content menu with image circled

Select Image File

  1. Click on the Browse My Computer and browse to and open the require file OR
  2. Click on the Browse Course and select the radio button of the required file. Click the Submit button OR
  3. Click on the Browse Mashups and search for and select a FlickR photo.
  4. Enter a title in the Name textbox.
  5. Optionally, select the font colour for the title from the Colour of Name drop down colour picker.
  6. Enter a description of the image in Alt Text textbox.
  7. Optionally, enter a detailed description of the image in the Long Description textbox.

Select image file

Image Options

  1. If the image is not to be displayed in it’s original dimensions, select the Custom radio button.
    • Enter the required dimension in the Set Width and Set Height textboxes (keeping the original proportions).

Tip: Save the image with the required dimensions (use a graphic program) before uploading it to Learn.UQ, as large files will slow the page when downloading.

  1. Select the required border width from the Border drop down list.
  2. If the image is to create a link to a web address, enter the address in the Image Target URL.

Tip: Links can be added to Library catalogue items (such as videos). Every item in the Library catalogue has a stable URL (Record ID) that can be used as a link in Learn.UQ (Blackboard). Refer to the UQ Library catalogue – streaming video guide.

Image options

Standard Options and Submit

  1. Optionally, if you do not want students to view the file yet, select the No Permit Users to View this Content radio button.
  2. Optionally, if you want to know how many times the file is viewed, select the Track Number of Views radio button.
  3. Optionally, set Date and Time Restrictions: i.e. The course content could be organised into weekly learning modules that are display progressive over the semester at the relevant time.
    • If required, select the Display After checkbox and enter the date using the Date Selection Calendar and enter the time using the  Time Selection Menu.
    • If required, select the Display Until checkbox and enter the date using the Date Selection Calendar and enter the time using the  Time Selection Menu.
  4. Click the Submit button.

Standard options and submit

inserted image on page