Blackboard Assignment – Staff Guides

Blackboard Assignment is the built-in assignment tool available in Minerva. Blackboard Assignments can be useful for submissions which do not require checking for plagiarism (Turnitin should be used for text-based assessments in general).

Blackboard Assignments can be useful for submissions which do not require checking for plagiarism
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Blackboard Grading Rubrics can help ensure consistent and impartial grading and help students focus on your expectations. They can be created for Blackboard Assignments (including offline assessments).
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When setting up a Blackboard Assignment, you’ll find a range of settings to choose from – it can be easy to overlook a key setting. You may find it helpful to consult the checklist before making your Assignment available to students – it lists the key settings and their defaults.
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External Examiner Access

Quality Assurance have advised that all external examiners must have a Leeds IT account created before they can be given access to submissions and any other University systems (e.g. Minerva).

See, Leeds IT account for external examiners for more information.