Faculty Support For Blackboard

Faculty Support For Blackboard
        Browser Plugins
        Changing Your Blackboard                       Password
        Copying Content to a New Shell
        Creating Content
                Adding a File to Your Blackboard                  Course
                Creating a Custom Grade                            Center Column
                Creating a Discussion Forum
                Creating a SafeAssignment
                Creating Assignments
                Creating Hyperlinks
                Creating New Content Areas
                Creating New Content Items
                Creating Tool Links
                Creating Turnitin Assignments
        Creating narrated presentations in          PPT 2010
        Creating narrated presentations in          PPT 2013
        Creating Your Blackboard Profile
        Exporting a Test from Blackboard
        Grading
        Hiding Older Courses from the                  Current and Historical Courses                Modules
        Importing a Publisher's Course                Cartridge
        Importing a Test to Blackboard
        Logging In To Blackboard
        Making Courses Available to                    Students
        Making Courses Unavailable to                Students
        Posting information
        Removing Students from                          Blackboard Courses
        Responding to a Student in a                    Discussion
        Respondus
        Rubrics
        Setting Up LockDown Browser
        Setting Up Weighted Grading
        Technical Support for Blackboard
        Using Blackboard's Video                          Anywhere for Lectures or Video                Discussion Responses
        Using the Forgot Your Password              Link
        Using the Youtube Mashup Tool
Creating a SafeAssignment

Purpose Statement:  
This work instruction shows users how to create a SafeAssignment in Blackboard. A SafeAssignment checks the students’ paper against a database to verify that the submission has not been plagiarized. This document assumes that the user is logged into Blackboard and inside of a course shell.

1. Click the course you wish to edit. In this case it is Week 1 




2. Hover the mouse over the Assessments button. The Assessment menu will display.



3. From the Assessments menu, click the SafeAssignment link.

The Add SafeAssignment page displays.



4. In the Name field, enter a name for the SafeAssignment. This is a required field.

5. In the Points Possible field, enter the number of points the SafeAssignment is worth. This is a required field.

6. Ensure that the Make the assessment available radio button is set to Yes. Date restrictions can be used to hide the SafeAssignment from student view.


5. If desired, click to select the Track Number of View checkbox.

6. If desired, set display dates using the Availability Dates option.

7. Click to select the Draft checkbox if students are permitted to submit drafts to check for plagiarism.

IMPORTANT NOTE: If the Draft checkbox is selected, a separate SafeAssignment must be created for students to submit a final version.
8. Click to select the Urgent Checking checkbox if papers should be checked immediately.

9. If students are permitted to view the SafeAssignment reports, ensure that the Student Viewable radio button is set to Yes.

10. If desired, complete the Optional Announcement section to automatically post an announcement regarding the SafeAssignment.

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1. Click the Submit button.The SafeAssignment is successfully created.