How Do I Create a Rubric in My Course?

If you cannot find any existing rubrics you want to use for an assignment, you can create a rubric for your course.


Open Outcomes


In Course Navigation, click the Outcomes link.


Click Manage Rubrics


Click the Manage Rubrics button.


Add Rubric


Click the New Rubric button.


Edit Rubric Title


Edit the rubric title by typing in the title field.


Edit Criterion Description


Edit the individual Criterion descriptions. 


Edit Rubric Rating


Hover over the rubric rating you wish to edit. Use the Rating description section [1] to edit the rubric rating. Click the Trash icon [2] to delete the rubric rating. Click the Add Rating icon [3] to add another rating.


Edit Criterion Point Value


Edit the point value of a criterion by typing in the points field.


Delete Criterion


Click the Trash icon to delete the criterion.


Add Criterion


Click the Add Criterion link to add a new criterion to the rubric.


Find Outcome Criterion


Click the Find Outcome link to align course or account-level outcomes with the rubric.


Create Rubric


Click the Save button to create the rubric.

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