Collaborate: The Basics

Course description

Participants in this workshop will get a basic overview of the Blackboard Collaborate Ultra web conferencing software available in FLO. Participants will be shown how to manage the session communication tools, share screen content and record sessions for later playback.

You have two options for doing this workshop.

  • Take it online at your own pace (see below for how to access the site).
  • Attend a face-to-face workshop* (enrol for an 'Upcoming event').

*If you decide to attend a face-to-face workshop, please bring a laptop or device if you have one.

How to access Collaborate self-paced workshop

Collaborate self-paced workshop is available as a topic through Flinders Learning Online (FLO). You can self-enrol:

  • Click  https://flo.flinders.edu.au/course/view.php?id=62977
  • This link takes you to FLO and a page that says Collaborate Workshop: Self Enrolment (Student). Click the Continue button.
  • Click the blue 'Enrol me' button at the bottom of the screen.
  • Start the Collaborate workshop.

Type of course

Web conference

Who should attend

Staff who are new to using Collaborate in their topics.

What you will learn

Upon completion of this workshop, learners will be able to:
  • Distinguish between the Moderator/Participant user interface
  • Identify different methods of communication – audio, chat, video
  • Screen share content
  • Develop and deliver Whiteboard content
  • Generate a session recording

Upcoming events

Wednesday, 15th July 2020

Time: 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Location: Web Conference

Monday, 27th July 2020

Time: 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Location: Web conference


Please remember if you can't attend a course anymore please unenrol yourself or move to the waiting list so others can attend.

Waiting list

To be notified of upcoming events, you can add your name to the waiting list.