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Blackboard Essentials for Teachers by William Rice

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Chapter 6. Assignments

In this chapter, we will discuss how to create assignments where the student must submit or upload a material for the instructor to review. You will learn how to review and respond to the files that students submit.

In this chapter, you will learn the following:

  • Creating an assignment, which has a file that the student must download
  • Receiving notification that a student has submitted a completed assignment
  • Grading the assignment
  • Sending feedback to the student

About assignments

An assignment is essentially an activity where the instructor tells the student, "Go do this, and then submit proof that you've done it". Optional features enable the instructor to supply the student with a file, to upload a file, and to submit both feedback ...

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