Adding faculty to Blackboard courses in roles such as Observer, Course Builder, and Support are now completed by the Subject or Course Owner that is assigned in the Course Substitution System. This role is typically held by the Department Chair or Program Coordinator, however, it can be changed by the Deans office at any time in the Course Substitution System.
Find the Course Owner for a Subject
If you are not a Course Owner, you can view the Course Owner for a subject at any time by accessing the BB Roles system here: https://bbroles.forsythtech.edu. The Owner is listed under the "Owner" column by subject. The assigned person who can make changes to the Owner is listed under the "Assigned By (Divisional Manager)" column.
Course Owners - How to make role changes
4. Select Save to update. The changes will take effect on the next update cycle. The update cycle runs at 6 am, 10 am, 2 pm, 6 pm, Monday - Friday.