LTI Placement to Building Block Link Mapping

Document created by scott.hurrey on Mar 20, 2018Last modified by scott.hurrey on Mar 20, 2018
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As new LTI Placement options are added to the Blackboard Learn platform, the naming conventions can be a bit confusing for Building Block Developers. The purpose of this document is to give a high-level mapping of the terminology for Developers.


DescriptionLTI PlacementB2 Type
A tool available to all users in a courseCourse Tool->Studenttool
A tool available only to instructors in a courseCourse Tool->Non-Studentcourse_tool
A course content toolCourse Content Toolcontent-handler
A tool available outside of a course for all usersSystem Tooluser_tool
A tool available only to system administratorsAdministrator Toolsystem_tool