Using Assignment Groups allows you to organize the assignments in your course and assign weight totals, if desired.

Using Assignment Groups allows you to organize the assignments in your course.

  • In Course Navigation, click the Assignments link.
  • Click the +Group button.
  • Type the Assignment Group Name in the Group Name field.
  • Click the Save button.

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Adding activities to assignment groups

There are two methods to add an assignment the group.

Method 1

Click on +Assignment at the top

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You will be brought to the assignment create page. Create the assignment and under Assignment Group choose the group you want the assignment in.

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Method 2

Click the + sign to the right of the group title

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  1. Fill out the information; Name/Title, Due Date, and Points
  2. You can either click More Options to fill out additional information on the assignment or click Save/Save & Publish.

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Classic Quiz

Create the classic quiz and under Assignment Group choose the group you want the assignment in.

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New Quiz

Create the new quiz and under Assignment Group choose the group you want the assignment in.

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Create the discussion, check Graded and under Assignment Group choose the group you want the assignment in.

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Assignments