Mode of Submission: Physical Entity Submission (Group)

Type of Submission Mode of submission to select in RISIS What’s provisioned on Blackboard Channel for feedback Mark Entry
Physical Entity Submission (Group) Physical entity submission (group) Blackboard Assignment Blackboard Assignment Blackboard

Use this option where students work together on a physical entity type of assignment.

In order to allow provision of feedback electronically, one member of the group will be required to submit an electronic version of their work, or a digital submission sheet.

e.g. Students work together to produce a a poster: one students submits a copy as PDF, PPT, JPG, or photo.

Caution!Update 02/10/2020:
The University Board for Teaching, Learning & Student Experience (UBTLSE) has agreed that temporarily, for the 2020/21 academic year, all coursework should be submitted online, except in a small number of cases where online submission is technically not possible or is not consistent with the fair assessment of the work.


Anonymous marking not supported.

See also Notes for Electronic Document (Group Work)


  • Programme Administrator creates a Blackboard assignment.
  • Student adds their Name and student ID to the coversheet and attaches this to the Physical entity prior to manual submission at Support Centre.
  • A member of the group must also submit an electronic copy of the work.

Late penalty:

To track late submissions use the date and time for the manual submission of the physical entity in the drop box provided at the Support Centre.


Further guidance

Blackboard Assignment

Page last updated on October 5, 2020 by andyturner

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