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Add an Assignment

  1. To add an Assignment to the Content Area of your choice, first make sure you are in the course you would like to work in and that you have the edit mode set to ON.
  2. Open the Content Area to which you would like to add the assignment, then mouse over the Evaluate button in the Action Bar and select Create Assignment.
  3. Enter the Assignment Information (if applicable) and attach any important Assignment Files.
  4. Enter the points possible, make the assignment Available, and enter in the Due Dates and Recipients information.

    Be sure to avoid using any special symbols, such as the pound symbol, in any filename that you or your student(s) may attach.

  5. Select Submit to finish.

Once the assignment is available to your Student Users, they will see it in the Content Area you have chosen, the Name, Instructions and any Files or links to Files you have selected for them to see. They will be able to make comments and upload their Assignment File(s)

 

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