You may be required to undertake or submit assessment in Learn.UQ:

  • sit a test/quiz
  • submit an essay or a range of file types
  • provide links to online content or to upload and submit a video
  • create an ePortfolio.

You can also check your grades via the Welcome screen.

Quizzes and tests

Quizzes and tests: online assessment that can be scheduled to test your knowledge throughout your course. Give yourself plenty of time and ensure you're using a reliable internet connection!

Blackboard Assignments

Blackboard assignments - individual or group submissions that can include attached files or links to content.

Turnitin Assignments

TurnItIn assignments - online assignment submission where files are scanned for plagarism and a Similarity Report is generated.

Turnitin Peer Mark assignments

Turnitin Peer Mark assignments - a peer assessment tool that allows students to review and provide feedback on assignments that were submitted by their peers.

Video assignments

Submitted as part of a Blackboard assignment. Videos should be uploaded to:

  • the Learn.UQ Kaltura media server
  • an external video service like YouTube or Vimeo

and linked into your Blackboard assignment submission.


Information on using ePortfolios in Learn.UQ including creating text blocks, uploading files, completing forms and submitting for assessment.

Digital Essentials Modules

The Library has partnered with UQ students to create Digital Essentials, a series of online modules for you to quickly build your digital skills so you can succeed in study and work. 

  1. Employability
  2. Assignment submission

Group Peer Assessment

A Group Peer Assessment calculates student contributions to a group assessment determined by multiple criteria and based on either:

  1. Peer Assessment Factor: An individual's contributions to group work by splitting 100 marks between all members of the group.
  2. Likert Question Type: The average score each student receives from all other group members.