How to set up Online Submission Points

This video guide aims to demonstrate how you can set up a submission point in Blackboard:

Important things to note as an ACES member:

  • The recommendation for ACES is that you select ‘Multiple attempts‘ from the drop down list, and then type ‘2′ for the maximum attempts. This then allows the student to submit a second time in case they encounter problems.
  • The recommendation for ACES is for the submission point to remain open 25 days after the deadline to allow for extensions.


For more information about managing assessment online, visit:



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