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How do I create an outcome for an account in Improved Outcomes Management?

If you cannot find an outcome to use, you can create a new outcome for the account. Outcomes can be created from the account, sub-account, or course level.

Outcomes can be included in assignment rubrics as a way to assess mastery of outcomes aligned to specific assignments.

Open Account

Open Account

In Global Navigation, click the Admin link [1], then click the name of the account [2].

Open Outcomes

Open Outcomes

In Account Navigation, click the Outcomes link.

Create New Outcome

Create New Outcome

To create a new outcome, click the Create button.

Create Outcome

Create Outcome

Enter the name or code for the outcome in the Name field [1].

To add a friendly name for the outcome, enter a name in the Friendly Name field [2].

Use the Rich Content Editor to add an outcome description in the Description field [3].

Choose a location for the outcome. You can either create the outcome in the default account group [4], select an outcome group for improved organization [5], or create a new outcome group [6].

To create the new outcome, click the Create button [7].

View Outcome

View Outcome

View your newly created outcome.