A content area in BlackBoard is a method of categorizing the content of your course. It should hold syllabi, quizzes, lecture slides, etc. All content areas are shown in the red box on the left side of a BlackBoard course.
Change Edit Mode to On
- Locate the edit mode switch in the top right corner of your screen.
- Click it to switch to ON
Add Content Area
On the left hand side, hover your mouse over the blue plus icon.
Name the Content Area
- Type in whatever name you would like for this area.
- Click Submit
Place Content Area
Click and Drag the Arrows on the left side of the Navigator to move your new content area to an appropriate location.