How to setup a Blackboard Assignment?
Go to “Submit Coursework” folder inside the ‘Assessment’ section of your module’s content area. Click on the “+” icon and press ‘Create’.
This will open a ‘Create Item’ panel on right hand side with a list of items to choose from; select “Assignment”.
Name your assignment exactly as it is named in the SRSweb module ‘Assessment Pattern Name’ (please see at the bottom of this page the Assessment naming convention)
Click on the ‘cogwheel’ icon on the right side to open the setting panel.
Set the Assignment due date and time.
Use the default ‘Mark category’ ‘Assignment’
You can choose how many times a student is allowed to submit. It is recommended to allow two or three attempts.
Always Mark using ‘Points’
Maximum points are always 100.
For anonymous marking, select this option and the students names will be hidden when marking.
An existing rubric or new marking rubric can be associated with the assignment using this option.
It is recommended to enable safeAssign option for all assignments.
Do not forget to save the assignment setting.