Assignments are a form of assessment that adds a column to the Grade Center. Use the Grade Center to assign grades and give feedback to each student. More Help

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Creating an Assignment

  • Go to Content Area/Folder
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  • Click Assessments tab
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  • Click Assignment
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  • Fill in the necessary details and attach files as needed
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  • Select Make the Assignment Available
  • Select any Standard Options wanted
  • Click Submit

Deleting an Assignment
  • Mouse over the Assignment name
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  • Click the arrow next to the name
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  • Click Delete
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  • Click OK
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Advanced Options
Submission Details:
  • Attach a Rubric: this allows students to see the rubric you are going to grade them with. Learn to create a Rubric here.
  • Assignment Type: Individual Submission versus Group Submission - this allows previously made groups to submit one assignment that counts for all group members. Learn to create a Group here.
  • Number of Attempts: allow students to submit once, a set number of times, or an unlimited number of times. You can also set which submission will count for the grade for the last two options
  • Plagiarism Tools: This allows you to use the builtin SafeAssign tool
Grading Option:
  • Enable Anonymous Grading: Student names are hidden during the grading process
  • Enable Delegated Grading: Assigns grading responsibilities to one or more graders
Display of Grades:
  • Display grade as: Set primary and Secondary (optional; shown only in Grade Center) - chose which two of the options, score, letter, percentage, text, and/or complete/incomplete, are shown to students.
  • Include in Grade Center grading calculations
  • Show to students in My Grades
  • Show Statistics (average and median scores) for this item to Students in My Grades