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Learning Technology Team

Designing Your NILE Course

Information for Staff

Ultra training and support for UON staff from the Learning Technology Team

Ultra training is available from your learning technologist. To help academic staff get up to speed with Ultra, your Learning Technologist will be running subject group training sessions for all subject teams. Please contact your subject or programme leader for more information about when your Ultra training sessions are scheduled.

If you have already had an Ultra training session with your subject team, and would like more help with Ultra, please see the various Ultra guides below, or contact your learning technologist for more information.

Ultra training for staff at UK and international partner organisations

Ultra training will be available to all staff at our UK and international partner organisations via the NILE Champion(s) who work at the partner organisations.

Help and information about how to use Ultra is also available via the links below.

Ultra video guides and support webinars from Blackboard for all staff

Blackboard have created various resources for academics wishing to find and learn more about Blackboard Learn Ultra. The most useful of these are listed below.

Text guides

Video guides


Should you require urgent assistance with NILE, please contact the LearnTech Support Helpdesk via the online contact form