6. Setup a Blackboard Assignment

Create an Assignment - Individual

For more information, refer to the Create an Assignment - Individual guide.

Create Assignment - Group

For more information, refer to the Create Assignment - Group guide.

Creating a Rubric

For more information, refer to the Rubric (Bb) guide.

Tasks to complete

Create either an Individual Assignment or Group Assignment.

Create an Individual Assignment

  1. From the Course Menu, select Assessment.
  2. Click on the Video Assignment folder to open it.
  3. Hover over Assessments and select Assignment from the drop-down list.
  4. Enter "Video Assignment submission link"​ in the Name and Colour textbox. 
  5. Enter "Provide any instructions for the assignment" in the Instructions textbox.
  6. Set the Due Date using the Calendar and Clock buttons.
  7. Mouse over the Add Rubric button and click on Select Rubric.
  8. Check the Checkbox next to Video assignment rubric.
  9. Click on the Submit button.
  10. Click on the OK button to assign the rubric's Maximum Points as the Points Possible.
  11. Click on Submission Details, select the Individual Submission radio button and select Multiple Attempts from the drop-down list with a Maximum Attempts set to 3.
  12. Click on Display of Grades, uncheck the Show to students in My Grades checkbox.
  13. Click on the Submit button.

Create a Group Assignment

  1. From the Course Menu, select Assessment.
  2. Click on the Video Assignment folder to open it.
  3. Hover over Assessments and select Assignment from the drop-down list.
  4. Enter "Video Assignment submission link"​ in the Name and Colour textbox. 
  5. Enter "Provide any instructions for the assignment" in the Instructions textbox.
  6. Set the Due Date using the Calendar and Clock buttons.
  7. Mouse over the Add Rubric button and click on Select Rubric.
  8. Check the Checkbox next to Video assignment rubric.
  9. Click on the Submit button.
  10. Click on the OK button to assign the rubric's Maximum Points as the Points Possible.
  11. Click on Submission Details, select the Group Submission radio button and highlight the Video Assignment Group before clicking the Across arrow to move them into the Selected Items box.
  12. Select Multiple Attempts from the drop-down list with a Maximum Attempts set to 3.
  13. Click on Display of Grades, uncheck the Show to students in My Grades checkbox.
  14. Click on the Submit button.