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Completing an Assignment

Follow the steps below to submit an assignment in Brightspace.


Submitting a Text Assignment

  1. Review the assignment’s rubric.
  2. Follow the provided directions to prepare your assignment.
  3. Include a link to your completed assignment or provide a written response in the provided comment box. 
  4. Edit, format, and add attachments or hyperlinks using the buttons shown below.
  5. Click Submit.

Submitting a File Assignment

  1. Review the assignment’s rubric.
  2. Follow the provided directions to prepare your assignment.
  3. Save your assignment in the correct file format and confirm that the file is <2 GB in size.
  4. Title your assignment Assignment Name_FirstName LastName
  5. Click the gray Add a File button shown below. Select the correct file from your computer.
  6. Optional: Add a comment to your assignment submission.
  7. Click Submit.

Completing a Video Assignment

Option 1: Submit a link to a video created through your preferred video recording tool. 

  1. Record a video using your preferred tool.
  2. Include a shareable link to your video in the provided text box.
    • Make sure your video is set so anyone with the link can view it.
  3. Submit your assignment.

Option 2: Use Brightspace’s video note tool to record and attach a video directly in Brightspace.

  1. If it is visible on the assignment, click the gray Record Video button.
  2. If there is no Record Video button, click Insert Stuff at the top of the response text box.
  3. Select Add Video Note.
  4. When you are ready to record, click the blue New Recording button.
  5. To end your recording, click Stop Recording
  6. Click Next and follow the remaining prompts to add the recording to your assignment.
  7. Submit your assignment.

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