Blackboard is DMU’s virtual learning environment, together with integrated technologies support your studies providing access and engagement with online teaching and your course learning materials. Teaching sessions e.g. ‘lectures’ will be online and delivered synchronously (real time) through integrated technologies - Blackboard Collaborate Ultra or MS Teams or recorded using DMU Replay. All taught session content will be accessible through your Blackboard modules. Online assessment and feedback will be guided by your lecturers using Turnitin for online written assignment submissions as well as other forms of formative feedback to support your progression and development. How to use these online technologies and additional course tools can be found in this guide.