Set up a rubric for an assignmentΒΆ

  1. Go to the Assignment Management page by clicking on the icon.
  2. Navigate to the Rubric page.


If you want to duplicate a rubric from a different assignment, use the dropdown list to select the rubric from a different assignment and press Submit.

  1. Create a new category by pressing the icon.
  2. Set a category name and category description.
  3. Add your first level by setting the number of points for this level. Then type a level header and a level description.
  4. A new level will automatically appear.
  5. Add as many levels and categories as necessary.


The max points field will be automatically set to the sum of the amount of points, CodeGrade will automatically scale this to a grade between 0 and 10. Only change this value if you want to allow bonus points or a maximum grade of less than 10.


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