​​​​​​​​​​Flexible and Online​ Learning​​

BTC is aware of how complex students' lives are.  To support our students, we are providing multiple and various ways in which to pursue your education and be successful.

​What is a F​ace-to-Face Course?
In a face-to-face course, class time is delivered at the​​ designated campus in a classroom, lab, etc. The course may or may not include web content as enhancement.

What is an Online Course?
In an online course, 100% of the content is delivered online. Proctored testing/assessment may be required. Students need regular access to a computer with a high speed Internet connection. For more information about online and/or hybrid courses attend one of the "Introduction to Blackboard and Learning Online" sessions.  This link​ provides the scheduled sessions for this semester.

What is a Hybrid Course?
A hybrid course is a course in which the content is delivered in a blend of face-to-face and online formats. Between 40% and 60% of the content will be delivered online. Students need regular access to a computer with a high speed Internet connection.

What is an ITV Course?
Courses are offered over the compressed video system in specially equipped classrooms​.

What is a Hybrid/ITV Course?
A hybrid/ITV course is a course offered over the compressed video system in specially equipped classrooms in which the content is delivered in a blend of face-to-face and online. Between 40% and 60% of the content will be delivered online. Students need regular access to a computer with a high speed Internet Connection. .

What is a FlexLab MyEdChoice Course?
Student attendance times are flexible, but must be done at the specified 
campus during open lab hours. Students can choose to receive the non-lab instructional content in the following ways:

  • in the classroom at a set class time
  • live during class time using video conferencing
  • online at anytime.

What is a F​lexLab Hybrid Course?
Student attendance times are flexible, but must be done at the specified campus during open lab hours. The non-lab instructional content is delivered online.

What is a MyEdChoice Course?
​No lab is associated with this format. Students can choose from three different ways to attend each week/day of the class.

  • in the classroom at a set class time
  • live during class time using video conferencing
  • online at anytime

Participation is counted through: 
1. comments/activities in the classroom or using video conferencing.
2. through online discussions/online activities.

What is a FlexLab Course?
This course is taught completely in the lab. Student attendance times are flexible, but must be done at the specified campus during open lab hours.



Blackhawk Support for Students

Blackhawk Helpdesk

Student Support for Blackboard

608.757.7711
helpdesk@blackhawk.edu
Location: room 2409
Click "Blackboard Tutorials" link from the navigation menu on the left for video and text tutorials for many tasks in Blackboard.


BTC Student Handbook

Click the link below to view the BTC Student Handbook:


BTC Student Services

Click the link below for quick links to all Student Services support.


Orientation to Blackboard and Learning Online
Attend any live sesison listed below for guidance in reviewing this resource and completing the assignments:

Optional In-person Orientation Sessions
No registration necessary

Spring 2019 sessions TBA