Blackboard (Faculty) - Turnitin Assignments: Create a Turnitin Rubric

This document provides an overview of creating a Turnitin rubric.

Blackboard rubrics and Turnitin Rubrics are not interchangeable. You cannot export a Blackboard rubric and import it into Turnitin. Both must be created from scratch.

Accessing the Rubric

From a Previously Made Turnitin Assignment

  1. Navigate to the Coursework area and folder where the assignment link resides.

  2. Click on  the Turnitin Assignment link.The Assignment Inbox will open.

  3. Click on the Settings cog in the upper right corner

    Settings

  4. Click on Optional Setting.

  5. Click on the checkbox for "Attach a Rubric"
    If you have already created a rubric, click on "No Rubric" and select the rubric from the list.
    If you need to create a rubric, click Launch Rubric Manager button.

    rubric

While Creating a Turnitin Assignment

  1. Follow the instructions in the Create a Turnitin Assignment knowledge base article to begin.

  2. Click on Optional Setting.

  3. Click on the checkbox for "Attach a Rubric"
    If you have already created a rubric, click on "No Rubric" and select the rubric from the list.
    If you need to create a rubric, click Launch Rubric Manager button.

    rubric

Creating the Rubric

  1. Click on the bullet icon and select New Rubric

    New Rubric


  2. Name the Rubric by clicking on the text box and typing the name.


Name the rubric

3. Select the Rubric Scoring at the bottom of the box.

Rubric scoring

The options are:

  • Percentage - scale value for each column and weight your criteria rows using percentages
  • Score - Enter any value for each rubric cell
  • Qualitative rubric - a rubric that features standard feedback but no numerical scoring.

Criteria

Criterion are the standards that you will judge the paper.

  1. Click Criterion 1 to open the text box.
  2. Paste or type the Criterion.
  3. Continue on until all criterion are filled out.
  4. If you need additional criterion, click the + at the top of the Criteria column.

Add criterion


Scales

Scales are the value of each criterion.

  1. Click on the Scale 1 to open the text box.
  2. Paste or type the scale. (e.g. Excellent, Good, Fair, Poor, etc.)
  3. Continue on until all scales are filled out.
  4. If you need additional scales, click the + to the right of the Scale row.

Add scale

Description

  1. Click on the first cell to add a description. This will be viewed by both you and the student. Be as detailed as possible with these descriptions to assist the student in reaching their potential.

Description of criteria and scales


Save the Rubric

  1. Click Save at the bottom of the window to save the Rubric.
  2. Click Close at the bottom of the window to close the window.


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Keywords:blackboard, black board, bb, Turnitin, turn it in, assignments, paper, assignment, papers, plagiarism   Doc ID:62107
Owner:Laura M.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2016-03-22 11:43 CDTUpdated:2020-05-18 11:12 CDT
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