Blackboard Assignment - Help for Students

Visit the Blackboard Assignment homepage on the Digital Education Systems Help website for guides to help you use Blackboard Assignment. You will also be able to search for answers if you're not sure which guide you might need.

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What is Blackboard Assignment?

Your tutor may request that you submit an assignment in Minerva using the Blackboard Assignment tool. Blackboard Assignment is an online digital assessment tool built into Minerva.

It is most commonly used to ask you to upload documents, though it can also contain different kinds of questions, examples include: multiple choice, fill in the blanks, yes/no, formula, mathematical and essay questions.