How do I edit Rubric details in my course?

Canvas recently introduced a new page design called the New Canvas User Interface (UI). Depending on your Canvas view, your page design may vary from the images shown in this lesson. However, the functionality and location of the components remain the same.

This lesson will walk you through editing Rubric details.

Note: Rubrics used in more than one place cannot be modified.

Open Outcomes

Open Outcomes

In Course Navigation, click the Outcomes link.

Manage Rubrics

Manage Rubrics

Click the Manage Rubrics button.

Edit Rubric

Edit Rubric

Hover to the right of the rubric title and click the Edit icon to edit the rubric

Note: Rubrics used in more than one place can not be modified.

Edit Rubric Title

Edit Rubric Title

Edit the rubric title by typing in the title field.

Edit Criterion Description

Edit Criterion Description

Click the Edit icon next to the Criterion name to edit the Criterion description.

Edit Criterion Longer Description

Edit Criterion Longer Description

Click the View Longer Description link to edit the criterion's longer description [1].

Add Rubric Ratings

Add Rubric Ratings

To add a rubric rating, mouse over a cell wall and click the double-ended arrow to split a single cell into two. Split cells on the row as often as necessary to created the desired number of ratings.

Edit Rubric Rating

Edit Rubric Rating

Hover over the rubric rating you wish to edit. Click the Edit icon to edit the rubric rating.

Edit Criterion Point Value

Edit Criterion Point Value

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

Delete Criterion

Delete Criterion

Click the delete icon to delete the criterion.

Add Criterion

Add Criterion

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

Find Outcome Criterion

Find Outcome Criterion

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

Update Rubric

Update Rubric

Click the Update Rubric button.