Observer Access



Instructors decide if Observers have access to the course on the Observer Access page. An Observer can be assigned by the System Administrator. A person with an Observer role is assigned to observe a specific user on the Blackboard Learning System.


Observer Access


Find this page

Follow the steps below to open the Observer Access page.


Step 1                 Select Course Settings in Course Options on the Course Control Panel.


Step 2                 Click Observer Access.


Allow Observers

Select Yes in the Allow Observers: field to allow Observers to access the course. Select No and Observers will not be able to access the course.


Observers may be allowed to access information in Content Areas; they may not access Assessments or Assignments. If these items appear in a Content Area, the Observer will not be able to view them.


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