Q. How do I use a Blog on NILE?


Your tutor can create a Blog for you within your NILE module site, this may be a group blog or individual one.

Your tutor will make your blog available to you in either the left navigation or within a content area such as 'Module Activities'.

Blog entries may be graded as an item of assessment.


To access your NILE blog: 

  1. Click the link to your blog to see the window below: 

    (please note as if you also have a journal this will show in your list of blogs and visa versa)
  2. To access your blog click the blue title, in the following screen click 'Create Blog Entry'

  3. Add a title and add either write in the text box, use tool bar to add images and the Mashup tool to add either videos or audio files. When finished click Post Entry. (the example below shows a video)

  4. Click the arrows to the left and right of your name to view each blog post.




There is more information on using Blogs view this Blackboard user guide.


  • Last Updated Nov 03, 2017
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