How do I align an Outcome with a Rubric?

You can align any outcome in your course to a rubric. However, you will need to create the outcome and rubric separately before you can align the outcome with the rubric.

Open Outcomes

Open Outcomes

In Course Navigation, click the Outcomes link.

Manage Rubrics

Click the Manage Rubrics button.

View Rubrics

View Rubrics

View the rubrics for your course.

Edit Rubric

Edit Rubric

Click the Pencil icon.

Find Outcome Criterion

Find Outcome Criterion

Click the Find Outcome Criterion link to align an Outcome with the rubric. A pop-up window will appear in your browser.

Choose Outcome

Select the outcome you want to align [1]. If you want to use the criterion for scoring, click the Use this criterion for scoring checkbox [2]. Click the Import button [3].

Update Rubric

Update Rubric

View the aligned outcome [1]. Click the Update Rubric button [2].

Learn how to view all aligned items within an outcome.

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