Making a Blackboard Course available is the Instructor's responsibility. They chose when and if to make the course available to students.
To open any course to your students on Blackboard, please follow these steps:
1. Click on the course you wish to open in My Courses section below;
2. Scroll Down to the Control Panel section of your new semester course;
3. Click on Customization;
4. Click on Properties;
5. On the Properties screen, set the Make Course Available option to Yes;
6. Click Submit.