Which CMS should I use? Do I need an access code?

Two course management systems (CMS) are common at BHC. Each online course uses one of them. You can access courses using Canvas through myBlackHawk in your a few classes at BHC use Course Compass or Moodle as their CMS once you have registered. Most online courses at BHC use this CMS. A few classes at BHC […]

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Will I need to take tests in a proctored environment?

Some online classes may require you to take tests in the Testing Center (formerly ILC) at the QC Campus in Moline or the East Campus in Kewanee, or other approved site where a proctor is near by. Some proctor locations may charge a proctoring fee. See the Proctor Approval Form for instructions on how to arrange […]

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How do I order my books for my online classes?

To order the textbook or course packet required for your courses, you may place your order online and have the books shipped to you. Visa and MasterCard are accepted. Questions? Contact the bookstore at the Quad Cities campus at 309-796-5500 or 800-334-1311, ext. 5500. If you will be purchasing your books with Financial Aid dollars, […]

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When can I gain access to my online course(s)?

Prior to the start of the semester, instructors send an e-mail to your BHC e-mail address about how to get started. Most courses do not “go live” until the first day of the semester. However, some instructors request that you login a few days ahead or complete some orientation activities online. Consult the BHC e-mail […]

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What do I do if I don’t hear from my instructor prior to the start of the semester?

E-mail your instructor! You can locate his or her e-mail address in the printed schedule book next to your course listing or from the online directory in myBlackHawk. If you don’t know who your instructor is, go to the online class schedule, search for your class, and note the listed instructor’s name there. It is […]

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How do I review my final grades online?

Login myBlackHawk Click the ‘Academics’ tab Click ‘Students click here to:’ Click ‘Student & Financial Aid’ Click ‘Student Records’ Click ‘Final Grades’ or ‘Midterm Grades’ Select Term Click ‘Submit’to view your grades

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