Learn the Basics of Cadmus

Cadmus makes it easy to create flexible and authentic assessment. Follow this simple 7 step guide to learn the basics of Cadmus.

The Steps

1. Setup

Create a Cadmus Assignment link in your LMS unit page.

2. Write and Release

Set the assignment requirements, write the instructions, and add resources — then release it to students.

3. Managing the Assessment

As your students work, keep track of your class using the Class List and Progress Reports. Update and re-release the Instructions at any point, too.

4. Students Working

Students access their assignment instructions, take notes, and write their submission all in the Cadmus Student Environment.

5. Submission

Students submit and receive Turinitin similarity scores through Cadmus.

6. Grading & Feedback

Student submissions are available to grade from the My Class page. You'll be taken to Turnitin Feedback Studio where you can grade and give feedback as usual.

7. Drafting

If you set drafting for an assignment, there are a couple of extra things to remember when setting up and managing your assignment.


Introducing Others

Cadmus Assignments might be new to your teaching team and many of your students, so it can be helpful to introduce them to Cadmus early on.

Some Final Things

Here are few final things to remember before releasing your Cadmus Assignment.