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11.2. How do I Associate Rubrics With an Item?

 

Blackboard has a built in rubric creation system which simplifies the process of both creating the rubrics and associating them with items in your course.

 

This section will cover how to associate rubrics.

 

You can associate a rubric in the Grade Center by selecting Edit Column Information from the column's contextual menu, or you can do it directly in the item that needs the rubric below:

Part 1.

Assignments

1. Access your assignments by clicking on the Assignments link in the Course Menu on the left sidebar.

2. Hover over the assignment to which you want to associate the rubric and click the gray circle icon that appears beside the title.

3. Then click Edit.

4. Once the Edit Assignment page opens, scroll down to Section 3, Grading.

5. Click Add Rubric and it will give you the option to:

 

Blogs

1. Access your assignments by clicking on the Blog link in the Course Menu on the left sidebar.

2. Hover over the blog to which you want to associate the rubric and click on the gray circle icon that appears beside the title.

3. Then click Edit.

4. This will open the Edit Blog window where you can edit the information and settings of the blog. Scroll down to
Section 6, Grade Settings. Choose "Grade: Points Possible" and enter a value.
If you choose "No Grading" the extra options will not appear, and you cannot associate a rubric.

5. Click Add Rubric and it will give you the option to:

 

Discussions

1. Access your discussions by clicking on the Discussions link in the Course Menu on the left sidebar.

2. Hover over the discussion to which you want to associate the rubric and click the gray circle icon that appears beside the title.

3. Then click Edit.

4. When the Edit Forum window loads, scroll to Section 3, Forum Settings.
Here, you can choose whether you want to grade the Discussion Forum or the Discussion Threads.


5. Click Add Rubric and it will give you the option to:

 

Part 2.

Once you have associated a rubric to the grade item, it will appear like below. 

The functions of the buttons to the left of the Name are listed below:

 

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