This tutorial explains how to copy content from one Blackboard course to another.

  1. Enter the course containing the content to be copied. Under the Control Panel choose, Packages and Utilities, and then Course Copy.

    Blackboard Control Panel showing Course Copy link.


  2. A new window opens. Choose Browse to see other courses that you teach.

    Blackboard Course Copy window with cursor over Browse button.


  3. Select the destination course.

    Blackboard Course Copy window with destination course radio button selected.


  4. Click on Submit in the lower right corner.

    Submit button.


  5. Place check marks next to all the content to be copied. NOTE: For the sake of simplicity, you may want to choose "Select All." If you fail to select an item that should be selected, it will cause issues.

    Course Copy Select Copy Options section.


  6. Typically, professors should choose Copy links and copies of the content.

    File Attachments section with Copy Links and Copies of the Content selected.


  7. Click Submit to finish.

    Submit button.

NOTE: Depending on the size of the course, it may take several minutes to complete the process.

Please verify that your files copied correctly. In the unlikely event that you experience any problems, please contact Blackboard support at

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