Observer Access

 

Overview

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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