Mar 042014
 

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Faculty can create a grading rubric and associate the rubric with several test question types such as Essay, Short Answer or File Response.

Tutorial: Create a Rubric


Associate Rubric with Question Type


  • From the Control Panel
  • Select Course Tools
  • Select Tests, Surveys, and Pools
  • Navigate to a test you want to add a rubric to
  • Select the Down Arrow next to the test title
  • Select Edit
  • Locate the essay, short answer, or file response question you want to add a rubric to
  • Select the Down Arrow next to the question title
  • Select Edit
  • Navigate and locate Rubrics
    • Select Add Rubric and choose one of the following options:
      • Select Rubric
        • Select the check box next to the Rubric you want to use
        • Select Submit
        • A confirmation pop-up message appears, select OK to assign the rubric’s Maximum Points as the Points Possible or Cancel to quit
      • Create New Rubric – see Create a Rubric
        • Rubric Information
          • Enter a Name in the Name field and a Description in the Description field
        • Rubric Detail
          • Configure the Rubric Grid to match your feedback and grading criteria
        • Select Submit
      • Create from Existing creates a new Rubric using the existing criteria from a chosen Rubric
        • Select the check box next to the Rubric you want to use
        • Select Submit
        • Rubric Information
          • Enter a Name in the Name field and a Description in the Description field
        • Rubric Detail
          • Configure the Rubric Grid to match your feedback and grading criteria
        • Select Submit
        • A confirmation pop-up message appears, select OK to assign the rubric’s Maximum Points as the Points Possible or Cancel to quit
      • The chosen Rubric information appears
        • Select the red “X” icon to Remove the Rubric
        • Select the paper icon to View the Rubric
        • Select the paper and pencil icon to Edit the Rubric
        • For Type: choose either Used for Grading or Used for Secondary Evaluation
        • For Show Rubric to Students: select one of the following:
          • No (default)
          • Yes (With Rubric Scores)
          • Yes (Without Rubric Scores)
          • After Grading
  • Make any other changes to the question
  • Select Submit