Blackboard (Faculty) - Assignments: Create an Assignment with Delegated Grading

This document provides an overview of how to create an assignment where more than one user can complete grading.

  1. Navigate to the course area or folder where you want to create the assignment.

  2. From the menu, click/hover over Assessments, then click Assignment

    create assignment from assessment menu

  3. Type a name and instructions. 

    Optionally, attach a file:
    In the Assignment Files section, attach a file using the Browse My Computer or Browse Content Collection button. 

  4. On the Due Dates section, enter a date and time that the assignment will be due. This will trigger notifications in the Planner and Global Navigation area. This does not set a release date. 

  5. In the Grading Section, enter the point value for the assignment. This is a numeric number, not a percentage. 

    Optionally, attach rubric: 
    Attach a rubric for this assignment. See Create A Rubric for more information.

  6. Optional: Click on the Submission Details link.  Determine the Assignment type: Individual Submission, Group Submission, or Portfolio Submission. 
    In the Number of Attempts, select Single Attempt, Multiple Attempts (enter the number of attempts allowed in the box) or Unlimited Attempts.

     submission details view

  7. Click on the Grading Options link. Select Delegated Grading

  8. Change the drop-down menu for each grader under the Submissions to Grade column. The options are All Submissions, Random Set which means they can grade a selected number of students, Groups, or None.

     assign delegated graders

    Optionally, set how grades are displayed in the Grade Center.
    Click the Display of Grades link. Select how you want the Primary and Secondary grades to be displayed in the Grade Center.
    These settings can also be set and changed from the Grade Center column. 

  9. In the Availability Section, set the Display After and Display Until dates and times. These are the dates and times the assignment link is visible to your students. 

  10. Click Submit at the bottom of the page. 

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Keywords:blackboard, black board, bb, delegate, delegated, grade, grading, more than one grader, more than one instructor, average grades, add grades   Doc ID:76374
Owner:Center I.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2017-09-07 07:26 CSTUpdated:2022-12-08 08:48 CST
Sites:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
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