Blackboard Assignment - Help for Staff

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What is Blackboard Assignment?

Blackboard Assignment is the built-in assignment tool available in Minerva.

Blackboard Assignments can be useful for submissions which do not require checking for plagiarism (Turnitin should be used for text-based assessments in general).