• Turnitin LTI: Handling multiple markers

    This guide relates only to assignments created using the new Turnitin LTI assignment tool. Ideas for managing the allocation of individual markers and double marking Introduction There is currently no built-in feature in Turnitin to handle multiple makers but it is possible to use the following workarounds to help manage…

  • Turnitin LTI: Anonymous marking

    This guide relates only to assignments created using the new Turnitin LTI assignment tool. Why mark anonymously? The University Examinations and Assessment Handbook states: “Wherever practicable and appropriate, coursework should remain anonymous to the marker until the marking has been completed.”   How does anonymous marking work in Turnitin LTI?…

  • Turnitin LTI: Access and View Assignments

    This guide relates only to assignments created using the new Turnitin LTI assignment tool. Accessing Turnitin Assignments In your course, you can access all Turnitin assignments by going to the submission point for the relevant assignment. Click on the title of the assignment. From the Assignment Inbox, under the Grade…

  • Turnitin: Handling multiple markers

    Ideas for managing the allocation of individual markers and double marking. Introduction There is currently no built-in feature in Turnitin to handle multiple makers but it is possible to use the following workarounds to help manage the marking process. This guide suggests ways in which the allocation of marking can…

  • Turnitin: Anonymous marking

    We have switched to a new version of Turnitin. The new version of Turnitin is being used for all assignments due 1st August or later – including coursework resubmissions and resit exams on all Blackboard courses for 2022/23. The new version makes it easier to carry out anonymous marking and moderation…

  • Blackboard Assignment: Mark with usernames hidden

    Introduction This guide describes what to do if you need to mark a Blackboard Assignment anonymously but this has not already been set up on your assignment (and students have already submitted their assignments). Once a student has submitted, anonymous marking cannot be switched on for that particular assignment. As…

  • Blackboard: How to mark anonymous assignments

    Marking an Assignment anonymously Markers can go to the Grade Centre to find the students’ assignments you need to mark. You can also access the work in the Needs Marking area. Please refer to the guide Using anonymous marking: Essential advice for the Blackboard assignments to avoid common issues and be aware…

  • Blackboard Assignment: When should I use ‘Save Draft’ when marking?

    Saving a mark for an attempt as a draft means you have not finished marking and you would like to come back to it before being revealed to the student. Using ‘Save Draft’ is useful to keep assignments listed in Control Panel > Grade Centre > Needs Marking. For: Named…

  • Blackboard Assignment: Mark a Group Assignment

    Access the Assignment submission Access the Group assignment submissions in your course, through Control Panel > Grade Centre. See the guide on accessing and viewing Blackboard assignments for tips on managing access to assignments whilst marking. Entering Feedback & Grades When marking a group assignment you have the same options…

  • Turnitin: Access and View Assignments

    We have switched to a new version of Turnitin. The new version of Turnitin is being used for all assignments due 1st August or later – including coursework resubmissions and resit exams on all Blackboard courses for 2022/23. For help with the new version of Turnitin please see Turnitin LTI Assignments Accessing…