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How do I view assignment comments from my instructor in the Student app on my iOS device?

You can view comments from your instructor as part of your submitted assignment.

You can also make a comment in your assignment.

The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.

Open Course

Open Course

On the Dashboard, tap the name of the course you'd like to view.

Open Assignments

Open Assignments

Tap the Assignments link.

Open Assignment

Open Assignment

Tap the name of the assignment.

Open Submission

Open Submission

Tap the Submission tab.

View Comments

View Comments

Any comments from your instructor display in the window [1]. Your instructor may also leave media comments [2]. To play a media comment, tap the Play icon [3].

Your instructor can also leave document attachments on your assignment submission [4].

Open Submission

Open Submission

If your instructor has left annotations in your document submission, you can view the annotations by tapping the name of the submission.

View Document Annotations

View Document Annotations

View the document annotations. Document annotations may include text comments [1], highlighted text [2], stricken text [3], area annotations [4], point annotations [5], and drawings [6].

Point annotations include comments. To view the comment, tap the point annotation.

View Rubric Comments

View Rubric Comments

Your instructor may also choose to leave comments in your assignment rubric. To view rubric comments, tap the Grade tab [1].

Any assignment comments will display in the rubric [2].