Articles (11)

Accomodations on Assignments in Brightspace

How to set up extended date and time accommodations for assignments.

Add an Existing Assignment to a Module

Adding an assignment to a module.

Assignment Visibility

A brief tutorial walking through the steps for hiding an assignment from users inside Brightspace.

Creating an Assignment

The Assignments feature in Brightspace enables you to create a space for learners to submit their work as files, text, video, etc. while providing instructors with a convenient way to score and provide feedback to learners.

Extra Credit on an Assignment

This article overviews how to create an extra credit assignment and modifying the gradebook to reflect the extra points.

Manual Grade Entry on Non-Submitted Assignments

How to create a grade item manually.

Release Conditions for an Assignment

This article overviews how to establish conditions a student must meet before they can access an assignment.

Restoring A Deleted Assignment

A brief tutorial walking instructors through the steps to restore a deleted assignment inside Brightspace.

Turnitin Plagiarism Tool: AI Writing Detection

A brief tutorial walking through the steps to review Turnitin's AI writing detection results.

Turnitin Plagiarism Tool: Enable Turnitin on an Assignment

Turnitin matches the text within an assignment by comparing a student's submission against an archive of internet documents, internet data, a repository of previously submitted papers, and subscription repository of periodicals, journals, and publications.

Turnitin Plagiarism Tool: Quick Submit (Replaces SafeAssign)

Quick Submit through Turnitin is for Instructors that who would like to check single submissions for plagiarism and get an Originality Report in electronic format that DO NOT have Turnitin enabled for their assignment. Turnitin in Brightspace replaces SafeAssign in Blackboard. This article guides you through the steps to submit OUTSIDE of Brightspace.