Instructors Getting Started

Interested in using bCourses to enhance, blend, or flip your class? You’ve come to the right place! Anyone who is the instructor of record for a UC Berkeley class can use it to deliver their course materials and graded activities. Your course site can be customized to fit your needs, as well as the needs of your students.

Please take a moment to review the following “Instructors Getting Started” help guides linked below, which will have the information that you need to get your site ready, to organize your content, to communicate with students, and to set up your assignments and gradebook:

  1. Getting Started: Site Setup

  2. Getting Started: Designing Your Course

  3. Getting Started: Communicating

  4. Getting Started: Assignments & Grading

We also offer face-to-face workshops, as well as a self-paced online version of the workshops where you can learn more about bCourses. 

If you experience any technical problems with bCourses, please let us know by using the options available in the “Contact Us” module on the top right of this page.

Contact Us

bCourses Support: Mon-Fri, 9am to 5pm

Workshops and Events



Schedule a Consultation

Schedule a 30-min. session to meet with someone from our team to discuss your specific instructional needs regarding bCourses, Clickers, Gradescope, SuiteC, or DIY Media (60min).

Click on the link below to select an appointment slot in bCal. Remote option via Zoom or Google Hangouts available- let us know!

Consultation Calendar