Creating Assignments

Assignments in Blackboard allow your students to submit electronic documents or text directly through the Blackboard interface. The student work is time stamped and categorized for easy grading directly within the system.

Creating an Assignment

Learn how to create an assignment within your course

Using the Student Preview

Experience how an assignment works from your student’s perspective.


Locating and Grading Assignments

How to retrieve and grade a submitted assignment

Using Inline Grading

Comment and markup assignments without leaving Blackboard.


Showing Grades and Feedback to Users

Allows students to easily see their assignment grades and feedback.

Clearing or Ignoring Assignment Attempts

Allow additional assignment attempts by clearing or ignoring previous submissions.


Additional Documentation

PDF user guides and additional support resources.