Step 1: Locate “My Course” on the institution home page
Step 2: Hover in the light blue of “My Course”, to the right you will see a cog (looks like a tooth gear)
Step 2: Click the cog
Step 3: Check the box to the left of “Group by Term”
Step 4: Click “Submit”

Step 1: Log in to Blackboard Learn

Step 2: On the My Institution page under My Courses, hover in the lite blue area of the box

Step 3: Click the cog in the upper right hand corner

Step 4: Check the box to the left of “Group by Term”

Step 5: Click “Submit” to save the changes

This allows you to group courses according to the term and makes finding a course easier.

Step 1: Click on a content item to add a group assignment.

Step 2: Click on “Assessment”. Graphic of assessment button

Step 3: Click on “Assignment”. assignments_groups

Step 4: Name the assignment.

Step 5: Add Instructions, Files, Points, Availability, and Due Dates.

Step 6: Select “Groups of Students”. groupsofstudents

Step 7: Select “Group” to be given the assignment. selectgroup

Step 8: Click the arrow_groupassignment arrow to move the group to “Selected Items”.

Step 9: Click “Submit”.  Graphic of submit button

 

Grading a Group Assignment

Step 1: Click on “Grade Center” and then “Full Grade Center”.

Step 2: Locate the group assignment column within the Grade Center.

Step 3: Click on the “Action Link Item”. Graphic of action link item

Step 4: Click on “Group Attempt”.

Step 5: Grade the assignment.

Step 6: Provide feedback if necessary.

Step 7: Click “Submit”. Graphic of submit button

Note: To grade an individual student go back to the grade column and manually override the grade.