Add an assessment Update

Edit Assignment

  1. Select Edit.
  2. Select Edit settings.

Select Marking Guide

  1. Go to the Grade section and set the Grading method as Marking Guide.  Scroll to the bottom of the page and save the changes.

Marking guides can be set up from scratch or amended from an existing marking guide.

Set up Marking Guide from Scratch

Select Assessment 

  1. Select the assessment.

Select to setup marking guide

  1. Select Advanced grading from the administration block, then Define marking guide.  
  2. Select Define new grading form from scratch

Select settings

  1. Name your marking guide
  2. Describe your marking guide

Criterion settings

  1. Enter the Criterion name
  2. Enter a Description for the students, describing the elements being assessed for the criterion
  3. Enter Description for markers, giving instructions related to the elements being assessed for the criterion.
  4. Enter a Maximum score for the criterion.
  5. Add criterion until all elements of the assessment have a valid criterion
  6. and 7. Add Frequently used comments to ensure consistency of remarks and save time for all markers.

Note:  Marks must add up to the maximum mark assigned to the assessment for the marking guide to save successfully.

Finalise marking guide

  1. Use the arrows to move comments to organise them according to marker needs.
  2. Select the cross to delete any comments
  3. Select to show the marking guide definitions and marks per criterion to students.
  4. Select Save marking guide and make it ready or Save as a draft for future editing.

Set Up New Marking Guide from Template

Setup from template

  1. Select Advanced grading from the administration block, then Define marking guide.  
  2. Select Define new grading form from a template.

Marking guide search

  1. Select to display a list of marking guides defined within courses already defined by you.
  2. Enter a search string or leave blank to show all previously defined marking guides.
  3. Select Search.

  1. Select the marking guide you wish to use as a template.  The marking guide will then display

Edit or delete marking guide

  1. Select Edit the current form definition to make changes specific to the assignment.
  2. Select Delete the currently defined form to remove its association with the current assignment.