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Ultra Workflow 2: Blackboard Assignment

Information for Staff

How to set up an individual Blackboard Ultra Assignment

Select the Assessment and submission folder.

Select Create.

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Select the Assignment item from the Assessment submenu.

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Enter the Assignment name based on the Assessment ID and description listed in your module specifications.

Add a summary of the assessment and upload any additional files students may require to complete the assignment.

Select Settings.

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Select and modify the Due Date and Time.

In the Mark Category section, ensure the category is set to Assignment.

Select and modify Attempts allowed.

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Select Mark Using and choose UG or PG Letter, Points or Percentages.

Select Maximum points and set to 100.

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Select Add marking rubric to use an existing rubric or create a new rubric. 

Select Description and enter an optional description of the assessment. 

Select Save.

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Select Hidden from students to change the availability of the assessment. 

Select Close to return to the Course Content screen.

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Your Blackboard Ultra Assignment is now set up.

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