Internal moderation workflow Bb03: Blackboard Named Marking + Named Moderation inside 15 days

Technically possible, fully supported.




First marker

  1. Use Student name, Student ID, or Username to flag papers which you wish to be moderated.Blackboard Named Marking - find Student Name and Number
  2. Record details in the Moderation Form.
  3. Email Moderation Form to the Internal Moderator.



  1. To find specific papers: sort by Last name, First name, Student ID, or Username.Blackboard Named Marking - sort by Student ID
  2. To find papers on grade boundaries: click on the Assignment title to sort by Grade.Blackboard Named Marking - sort by Grade
  3. Record details of moderated papers on the Moderation form.
  4. If you wish to change marks awarded by the first marker
    • Email the Moderation Form to the first marker.
    • Follow your School’s procedures to agree a final mark, and record this in the Moderation Form.
  5. If marks need to be changed as a result of the moderation process
    • Apply these changes directly in Blackboard.
    • Locate and open the relevant student attempts from the Grade Centre. Edit the grade.
    • Press Submit.
  6. Email the Moderation Form to the Programme Admin team.



Administrator – after 15 days

  1. Reveal the grades for this assignment to students.
  2. Use the Moderation form to create a Moderation Smart View, including all students’ whose work was moderated.
  3. Upload the Moderation Form to the Blackboard course and/or External Examiner Organisation.



Page last updated on January 8, 2019 by andyturner

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