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Set Varied Due Dates by Section for Canvas Assignments, Discussions, and Quizzes

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When creating an Assignment, Discussion, or Quiz, you can assign due dates that vary by class section.

Assign due dates

  1. In the Assign menu near the bottom of the assignment creation page, select one or more class sections in the Assign to box, then enter the corresponding due date in the Due box.

Note: When creating a Discussion, select Graded in the Discussion options to enable varied due dates.
  1. To add more due dates, click + Add, then repeat step 1.
  2. To set varied dates of availability, enter availability dates for the assignment, quiz, or discussion in the Available from boxes for each group that you are assigning the assignment.
Note: Assignments with varied due dates are marked as having Multiple Due Dates across the entire course site.


 

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