Advanced uploading of files assignment
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- This type also allows teachers to send files back to students in response to their submissions. A typical way to use this would be to edit the student's submitted file by adding comments and/or corrections, and then returning this file back to the student via the assignment. When a student clicks on the assignment, files sent to him or her appear as a list of Response files.
Response files can be also uploaded before submission which can be used to give each student a different file to work with.
- Students may also enter notes describing the submitted files, progress status or any other text information.
- Submission of this type of assignment must be manually finalized by the student.
- Teachers can review the current status at any time, unfinished assignments are marked as Draft. Teachers can revert any ungraded assignment back to draft status.
These settings are in addition to the general assignment settings outlined on editing an assignment.
This setting specifies the maximum size (in total) of the file which the students can upload as their submission. If your students are uploading word processing documents or spreadsheets, typically you only need to allow for a few megabytes. If your students are submitting multimedia projects or other files with many images or audio clips, then the space allowed will need to be larger.
If enabled, students may delete uploaded files at any time before submitting for grading.
Maximum number of uploaded files
Maximum number of files each participant may upload, this number is not shown to students, please write the actual number of requested files in assignment description.
If enabled, students may enter notes into text area associated with the assignment.
This text box can be used for communication with the grading person, assignment progress description or any other written activity.
Hide description before available date
If enabled, assignment description is hidden before the opening date.
Email alerts to teachers
If enabled, then teachers are alerted with a short email whenever students add or update an assignment submission.
Only teachers who are able to grade the particular submission are notified. So, for example, if the course uses separate groups, then teachers restricted to particular groups won't receive any notices about students in other groups.