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CougarVIEW Instructor Guides: Set availability due dates

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Set availability and due dates for an assignment

Overview:- You can set availability and due dates for an assignment and schedule their visibility. It helps to prevent late submissions and allow view assignment information and submissions after it ends.

  1. On the navigation bar, choose the Assessments dropdown and then select the Assignments item.

Assignment selection


  1. On the Assignments page, from the context menu of the assignment you want to set availability and due dates for, select Edit Assignment.

Edit Assignment


  1. Set Due date of the assignment.
  2. In the Availability Dates and Conditions section on the right side, expand the section by selecting an arrow. Enter the Start Date and End Date.

Set dates


  1. Select Save and Close.


  • Here is the BrightSpace link for setting availability and due dates for an assignment.