Integrate MATLAB Grader with Blackboard (Ultra or Original) — LTI 1.3
LMS Administrators: Add MATLAB Grader to Blackboard LTI Tool Providers
To add MATLAB® Grader™ to Blackboard® LTI tool providers, follow the steps in this section.
Step 1. Sign in to Blackboard as LMS Administrator
Sign in to your university’s instance of Blackboard (either Ultra or Original) as a user with administrator
privileges, specifically the ability to register a new LTI 1.3/Advantage tool.
The URL of the login page may look similar to this example:
Step 2. Go to LTI Tool Providers
In Blackboard, go to the Admin or System Admin panel. Look for Integrations. Select LTI Tool Providers:
Step 3. Register a New LTI 1.3/Advantage Tool
In LTI Tool Providers, click Register LTI 1.3/Advantage Tool.
Enter the following value into the Client ID field where prompted:
Step 4. Modify LTI 1.3 Tool
In Modify LTI 1.3 Tool, find Deployment ID. Copy the value for Deployment ID. You need this value in a later step.
Scroll down to Institution Policies. Set the values for the fields as indicated in the following table.
Field Name Field Value User Fields to Send Prompt Value Role in Course Selected Name Not selected Email Address Not selected Allow grade service access Yes Allow Membership Service Access No Show User Acknowledgement Message No
Step 5. Sign in to MATLAB Grader as an LMS Administrator
When you sign in to MATLAB Grader, use the MathWorks® Account associated with the LMS administrator. The account holder should also be a license administrator for managing MathWorks licenses and must have been given access to MATLAB Grader by MathWorks Customer Support or by another license administrator at your university.
Step 6. Register LMS Information in MATLAB Grader
On the LMS Integration page:
Under Step 1, choose LTI version “LTI 1.3.”
Under Step 3, provide the following values when prompted. These values are for production instances of Blackboard. If you are using Blackboard in a non production environment, contact Blackboard customer support for alternate URLs.
Field Name Field Value Issuer
Public keyset URL
Auth token endpoint
OIDC auth request endpoint
Use the Deployment ID value that you obtained in an earlier step.
Ready For Instructor Access
The integration is now complete. Instructors can now add MATLAB Grader problems to their courses.
If at any point in this process you require assistance integrating MATLAB Grader with your LMS using LTI 1.3, contact MathWorks Technical Support.