Assignments can be assigned to everyone in the course or differentiated by section or user.
Assignments can be used to:
Assess how well students are achieving course Outcomes
Set up online submissions that can be quickly graded in the SpeedGrader
Grade online as well as student work submitted "on-paper"
Create differentiated assignments for sections
Set up peer reviews
Grade Discussions, either by the whole class or student groups
Open Quizzes for a limited amount of time
Create ungraded activities that align with course Outcomes
Global settings include searching for assignments , adding a new assignment group , and adding a new assignment . To weight the final grade with assignment groups or bulk update due dates and availability dates, click the Options icon .
Any assignment created and published in the Assignments page will automatically show up in the Grades, Calendar, and Syllabus features so students can view them. The reverse is also true: any assignments created in the Calendar will automatically show up in the Grades, Assignments, and Syllabus features.
You can also organize assignments by placing them in Modules.
Note: You can use keyboard shortcuts to navigate the Assignments page. Press the comma key and a pop-up window with keyboard shortcuts will appear for keyboard navigation.