Category: My Dundee

Accessibility scores in your module? Welcome to Blackboard Ally

To support our commitment to a more inclusive campus, we’ve introduced a new tool called Ally into your My Dundee modules to help improve the accessibility of your module content. Ally doesn’t change how anything works in your module and doesn’t affect your module files. This new tool has been made available along with the…

My Dundee is changing – Tuesday 4 June

This message was emailed to all My Dundee users on 9 May 2019 Just to remind you that on Tuesday 4 June, My Dundee will be getting a new look. This will apply a new, intuitive interface to the main navigation elements of My Dundee without affecting modules – you will not need to do…

My Dundee no longer supports Internet Explorer

What’s happening Blackboard Learn, the service My Dundee is based on, no longer officially supports Internet Explorer. This means that although it may continue to work for most activities, it will become increasingly unreliable as new feature and updates are added. If you encounter any issues when using My Dundee, please check if you are…

Important change on the 4th June: A new way to navigate My Dundee 

At the start of June, we’ll be updating My Dundee to incorporate Blackboard’s new Ultra Base Navigation. This sleek new interface provides a modern look and feel and will save you time with simpler workflows and easier access to important information. The change will only affect the main navigation of My Dundee: it won’t affect modules or organisations, and won’t require you to do or change anything unless we notify you directly. Please read on for further details….

Dev Diaries #7: Digital Campus Roadmap 2019

The Digital Campus is the collection of platforms, tools and services that make up our elearning provision at the University of Dundee. We’ve coined this particular term to reflect our long term goal of moving beyond the simple delivery of tools to create a connected online environment to support education and education related activities across the university….

How to change your My Dundee Module Menu Colours

If you’re an instructor and want to change the colours of your module menu in My Dundee. Follow these steps Go to the Course Management menu(bottom left hand menu) Choose ‘Customisation’ followed by ‘Teaching Style’ Scroll down to ‘Select Menu Style Choose the desired colours for background and text Note that the default colour scheme…