Current students


blackboard logoBlackboard is the online home for your studies. On Blackboard you will find:

  • module study guides
  • learning materials
  • announcements
  • grades and feedback from your tutors
  • assignment submission areas (including Turnitin)
  • online discussions and other learning activities.

Please note that many courses and modules in Blackboard will not become available until the start of term.

Through Blackboard you can also access PebblePad, a personal portfolio tool which can be used for recording your achievements and reflecting on what you have learnt. On some modules portfolios will be used as a form of assessment.

Logging on to Blackboard

Log on to Blackboard via the Portal ( using your university username and password.

Bb Student App iconBlackboard app

The Bb Student Blackboard app provides you with easy access to all your Blackboard courses and modules.  Get your announcements, learning material, discussions, grades and more at anytime, from anywhere.

The app is available for your Android and Apple smartphones and tablets:

Download on the App Store get it on Google Play




Getting help

Help logging on - contact the IT Service Desk:

Help using Blackboard, Turnitin and Pebblepad: