D2L Brightspace: Delete a draft Rubric associated to an assignment


 How do I delete a draft rubric that is associated with an assignment?


These steps are only to be taken in an instance the status of a rubric has been changed from published to draft, while it was still associated with an assignment. 


Delete an associated Rubric

  1. Navigate to the Rubrics page in your D2L Brightspace course, by clicking on Assessments in the navbar, then scrolling down to Rubrics.
    Rubrics is found in the Assessment navbar menu
  2. Identify the Rubric that you would like to detach and delete. NOTE: A Rubric that is associated with an assessment will have a chain-link symbol next to the title. In this case, we are looking for a rubric that is a draft and has a chain-link symbol.
  3. Click on the arrow next to the Rubric.
  4. Select Set Status in the drop-down list.
  5. When the new drop-down list appears, select Published. 

    The action menu in Rubrics has a set status optionSet status options include draft, published, archived
  6. Then, navigate to the assessment (an Assignment or Discussion) that the Rubric was associated with to edit it.
    For this example, we are editing an assignment.
    Remove a rubric in the evaluation and feedback widget settings in edit assignments
  7. The Rubric should appear to be associated with the assessment. Click on the "X" symbol next to the rubric to detach it from the assignment.
  8. Click save and close on the  Edit Assignments page.
  9. Navigate back to the Rubrics page.
  10. Check the box on the left of the Rubric you would like to delete.
  11. Click on the Trash can icon above your list of rubrics to delete.
    select a rubric by checking the box and clicking the trash can delete icon
  12. Click delete on the confirmation pop-up.
    confirm rubric deletion by clicking delete in the pop-up window



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