Faculty Help


Add an Assignment Activity

Why would you want to do this? To allow students to upload one or more files to you, to allow students to submit some online text to you or you may just want to utilize the Assignment features for one of your offline class activities.  Features such as grading, using a rubric or providing feedback to your students online.

  1. Turn your editing on

  2. Click Add an activity or resource

  3. Select Assignment

  4. Type in the Assignment Name

  5. You can enter instructions for your students in the Description

  6. Availability - adjust dates as required (eg, due date, etc.)

  7. Submission Types - default is set to upload 1 file - change as required (eg, deselect this option if offline assignment)

  8. Notifications - default setting for notifying students - select yes if you want an email sent to students after you have graded them

  9. Grade - enter the Max value for the assignment (100 is the default)

  10. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click the button Save and return to course