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What is Qwickly+ (Qwickly Plus)? (announcements, emails & course availability)

The paid upgrade to Qwickly makes posting documents and web links plus submitting and creating assignments easier than ever in Blackboard.
It extends the core Qwickly platform tools in powerful ways and use them with Blackboard organizations. It has features for both students and staff.
Last Updated: Jan 27, 2017  |  465 Views

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Qwickly+ Pilot:

Learning Solutions is conducting a pilot with Qwickly+. This enhanced tool provides some additional functionality for both faculty and students (see below for more information). We need your help in determining if this enhanced functionality should be permanently implemented into the Blackboard Learn system. 

Please check out the new features, give them a try and give us your feedback. Links to brief feedback surveys for both faculty and students are included below:

Faculty Feedback Survey:

Student Feedback Survey:

Where is this tool located in the Blackboard Learn system?

In the Tools module of the Welcome Page in Blackboard Learn. See this document for a screen print of where the tool is located:

How can I do a number of processes in more than one course at a time?

(NOTE: Click on this link for information on the free core functions of Qwickly.  The rest of the knowledge base article will focus on the extended features in Qwickly +.  References to Instructors also included Organization Leaders. )



Course Availability

Allow Instructors to control course availability of courses that are controlled by term availability.

Send Email

Allow Instructors to send emails to selected roles (Students, Instructors, TAs) in multiple courses at once.

Allow students to send emails to groups they are enrolled in.

Post Announcements

Allow Instructors and Leaders to date restrict announcements. 

Add Content

Allow instructors to add an item to multiple courses. Allow instructors to add documents to multiple courses. Allow instructors to add web links to multiple courses.

Submit Assignments

Allow students to submit assignments stored on their computer from the Qwickly module or Qwickly tool.



In the Tools module of the Welcome Page in Blackboard Learn. See this document for a screen print of where the tool is located:


More Efficient

Folks can get more done in less time.  They can act "Qwickly"!

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