Coursework Help

Coursework Page

The Coursework page is the easiest way to view all coursework associated with a particular course. Coursework can include many different types of assignments: submissions, quizzes, tests, participation assignments, and surveys.

Students can access the Coursework page in one of three ways: 

  1. From the Course Dashboard: Click the Upcoming Deadlines tab in the Updates module. NOTE: Click View All Coursework at the bottom of this module to go to the Coursework View All page.
  2. From the Navigation Bar located on the left-hand side of your Course Dashboard: Click Coursework. This will take you to the Coursework View All page. 
  3. If the coursework you are looking for is associated with a particular session, you can also access it from that particular Session page (for more information, see Sessions

To access a particular assignment, quiz, test, project, or survey:

  1. Select the item that you wish to access from the Coursework page.
  2. Click the View Coursework button located in the bottom right-hand corner of the coursework you would like to view. NOTE: You can also view coursework by clicking the Coursework Title of the particular coursework you would like to view. 

After making your selection from the Coursework page, you will find yourself on the Coursework Dashboard for that particular coursework item. This dashboard will contain instructions and grading criteria specific to the coursework you are viewing. Each Coursework Dashboard  can contain the following modules:

  1. Instructions: Use this section to find all the instructions left by your instructor to help you complete the coursework. 
  2. Grading Criteria: Use this section to find a breakdown of all the criteria that your course graders will use to evaluate your submission. 
  3. Coursework Resources: Use this section to find any resources that your instructor has provided to aid you with this particular coursework. 
  4. Submit Assignment: Use this tab to submit an assignment or take an exam, a quiz, or a survey. 
  5. Gallery/Forum Participation (if applicable): Use this section to complete any required forum or gallery participation. 
  6. Peer Assessments (if applicable): If your instructor has required you to fill out peer assessments, you can do that using this tab. NOTE: Peer Assessments only apply to certain assignments, so this tab may not always appear on the Coursework Dashboard.

To find out how each coursework will affect your overall grade, navigate to the Gradebook to see how much each assignment is worth.