If you’re dealing with more than a handful of assignments or reports, it’s worthwhile looking at setting up an assignment space in Blackboard where students can submit their files. The advantages for students are clear: they don’t have to get
This quick tips video shows you how to set up Weighted Columns in the Grade Centre, so that marks of zero are taken into account in the weighted total mark. This is a particularly useful setting to know about, as it
This Quick Tips video talks you through hiding grades from students in Grade Centre. This is useful as it allows you to release the grades and feedback to students all at once, and is particularly useful for when the grades
Blackboard’s inline assignment marking tool is getting an update. The previous assignment viewer, Crocodoc, is being replaced with Box View. Below is a summary of the most notable changes, and what you should plan to do about it. What is
The number of online examinations organised in our Faculty is increasing year on year, as academics see the benefit of allowing students to type their exam answers directly into Blackboard under supervised exam conditions. The exam scripts are more legible, and academics
This information is aimed at academics and those involved in setting up online assignments in Blackboard and Turnitin. It provides an overview of how to choose the right rubric for your needs.