Using Turnitin rubrics and grading forms

Learn how to add rubrics and grading forms for marking via Turnitin.

If you use rubrics or grading forms in your marking, you’ll be able to add them to your assessment when setting the assessment requirements or when you begin marking.

Follow these steps: 

 

Add a rubric when setting your assessment requirements

You can add a rubric while setting up your assessment, or before any submissions have been made by students.

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To add a rubric

  1. While editing your Instructions, click Set requirements, grading options and settings to go to the Requirements page.
  2. Go to the Grading + Turnitin section.
  3. Click View Advanced Turnitin Final Settings.
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  4. From the Additional Turnitin Settings page, find the Submission settings section.
  5. Select Attach a rubric
  6. If you have a rubric already created, you can select it from the drop-down menu.
  7. Otherwise, select Launch Rubric Manager to modify or create a rubric.
  8. Click on the Menu in the top-left of the Rubric and Form manager.
  9. Create, upload or select one of your existing rubrics. Learn more about rubrics in Turnitin.
  10. Click Submit and return to the Requirements page by closing the Additional Turnitin Settings page. 

TIP! We also recommend attaching a PDF copy of the rubric as a resource for students to access from their assessment instructions, to help them understand the expectations of the task

Add a rubric when marking

Once students have submitted and you're ready to mark, you can add a rubric to the assessment to use for grading. 

To add a rubric

  1. Go to the Finals tab in the My Class page.
  2. Click Grade next to a student’s name to open their submission in Turnitin Feedback Studio.
  3. From Turnitin Feedback Studio, click the Rubric/Form icon on the right-hand menu.
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  4. Click on the Settings icon in the top-right to open to Rubric and Form Manager.
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  5. Click on the Menu in the top-left of the Rubric and Form Manager.
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  6. Create, upload or select one of your existing rubrics. Learn more about rubrics in Turnitin.
  7. Set Attach to Assignment as On. You’ll now be able to use the rubric to grade all the submissions.
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