Changing Settings Update

Submission Types

Submission Types

  1. Each assignment must have at least one relevant Submission Type.
    • Video Assignment enables the student to upload video content using the UniSA Media Library system.
    • File submissions enables students to upload a file with their submission, this enables options and E.
    • Mahara ePortfolio enables students to associate a page in their ePortfolio with their submission 
    • Online text enables students to write directly into a text box displayed when the assignment link is selected, with the content to be included with submission.  
  2. Maximum number of uploaded files is set if File submissions is selected as the submission type.  Usually defaulted to one, some assignments may require several graphics files or a Word document and Excel spreadsheet.
  3. Maximum submission size is the combined file size of the student's submission that cannot be exceeded.  Please note submissions over 20mb, can not be marked by turnitin.
  4. If Mahara ePortfolio is selected, Site enables entry of the name of the Mahara site used by the students to submit their assignment.
  5. Lock submitted pages determines when the Mahara pages and collections locked from editing.  Selections include:
    • Yes, keep locked to enable locking of Mahara pages and collections from the date and time of submission and are not unlocked after grading.
    • Yes, but unlock after grading enables the Mahara pages and collections to be unlocked after the assessment is graded or when marks are released to students if marking workflow is used.
  6. Word limit is used if online text submission is selected.  This represents the maximum number of words per submission