MS Teams for Teaching

Teams is a business collaboration tool that can also be used for teaching. Optional unit-level Teams spaces, linked to Blackboard, with synchronised student membership, will be available from September 2021. See the using Unit Teams guidance from IT Services on how to access and use these.

Teams offers tools for collaboration, discussion, teamwork and community building. You should continue to use Blackboard for course materials, assessment and lecture recordings. Please see using Blackboard and MS Teams together for guidance on supported uses of Teams.

Teams offers synchronous and continuous communication and collaboration. You can use it for:

Contact us for support in the above uses cases, or IT Services for technical support.