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Exporting Your Course (Original)

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Exporting your course downloads all of the course content and materials into a .zip file that can be used to import back to Blackboard at a later date. This is primarily used to keep your course if you know you or someone may want to use this in the future.

  1. Login to Blackboard.
  2. Click Courses.
  3. Click Current Courses at the top.
  4. Select the term you wish to visit.
  5. Select the course you wish to export.
  6. Click Packages and Utilities under the Course Management in the left menu.
  7. Click Export/Archive Course.
  8. Click Export Course.
  9. Click the box to select all content.
  10. Click Submit.
  11. You will get the following notification: “Success: This action has been queued. An email will be sent when the process is complete.”
  12. You can either click Refresh on the Export/Archive Course page if you are there or you can go back to that page
  13. Click the link to download the archive of the course.

The .zip file will download to your computer. DO NOT UNZIP BLACKBOARD ARCHIVE OR EXPORT ZIP FILES. These files must remain zipped in order to be reuploaded to Blackboard.

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