Blackboard Collaborate Voice Authoring is the online tool set used for language learning, instruction and collaboration and part of the Wimba Collaboration Suite .
UMassOnline currently has a "pilot" license for Blackboard Collaborate Voice Authoring.
The following campuses have been utilizing Voice Authoring during FY12-13:
Foreign language, podcasting, weekly introductions, lectures, class presentations, office hours, live class chats
Used primarily to insert audio directly within content, weekly intros, instructor course welcome, foreign language
Not interested at this time, however we will watch for possible future inclusion. Pat & Louise (QCC)
3.12.12: Blackboard Collaborate Voice Authoring will be upgraded to version 6.1.
Support models for Blackboard Collaborate Voice Authoring may vary per campus. Please see this page for the Wimba Escalation Procedures. Please contact Support at UMassOnline.net for additional information.