This article would guide you through creating a new assignment on your course platform.
Assigning learners tasks is a great way to assess their grasp on a certain topic or a chapter. You can assign them tasks in the various formats available.
Steps to Create an Assignment:
Go to left navigation > Courses.
Now, click on "Create New Item" then select "Assignment".
After you click on "Assignment", fill in the title of the New Assignment, then Submit.
You will be redirected to a page where you have to fill in the assignment details.
Title- This contains the title of the assignment.
Tags- You can mention the topics or courses related to the assignment in Tags, separated by a comma.
Instructions- You can use this space to give a set of directions to the learners before doing the assignment.
Availability Settings: Choose "Always available" if you want to keep it available throughout the validity of the course.
However, to customize its validity, choose the validity period by setting the beginning & ending dates.
Email Notification on Submission: You can get set up email notifications upon assignment submissions to any email you choose.
To enable this feature, click on "Yes". Now, keep the E-mail column blank if you want the super admin or course instructor to be notified.
However, if you want to enter an additional email, just fill in the email id where you want to send notifications of learners' assignments.
Upload Template- You can upload the answer template here which users will use to complete the assignment. Please note that this step is optional.
Confirmation Message- This is a customized message which the learners would get after submitting their assignment.
After filling in the above information, click "Save".