Submit an Assignment
Many instructors use the Blackboard Assignment tool. This tool is
indicated by the icon:
Follow the steps below in order to submit an assignment** in Blackboard:
Once in the course site, click on
the name of the assignment that you wish to complete (this can
be located in a folder or other area designated by your
Click on the assignment name, which is a link,
to access the Assignment submission area. Note that your instructor may have provided you
with specific instructions and requirements for submission.
To attach your
file, click the Browse My Computer button (under
Assignment Submission). This
will allow you to locate and select your file.
Once your file
is selected, click Open.
After you have attached your file and entered a comment in the Comments box (your instructor may also
ask you to copy and paste your assignment in this text box), you have two options:
can click Submit to submit your Assignment to the
can click Save Draft to save your Assignment to send at a later time
(note that the instructor will not receive the file until you
instructor may use Assignments that also integrate plagiarism scanning
through SafeAssign. This is an assignment that also scans submitted files
for plagiarized material. If your instructor integrates plagiarism
scanning, you will also need to check the box to agree to submit your
paper to the Global Reference Database.