Portfolios

Portfolios provide a way for students to efficiently collect and organize artifacts representative of work completed over time.

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For information on creating, editing and sharing portfolios in UB Learns, see the UB Learns Student Help website.

Portfolios can be accessed through the Tools page in the Ultra Base Navigation (main UB Learns navigation) or the Tools area of a course.

Make the Portfolios tool available in your course

  1. Go to the Control Panel in the left-hand navigation pane.
  2. Click Customizations.
  3. Click Tool Availability.
  4. Find Portfolios and click the checkbox in that row.
  5. Find Portfolios Homepage and click the checkbox in that row.
  6. Click Submit.

Portfolios and Assignment Submissions

Portfolio snapshot submissions made through an assignment aren't listed in the student's list of shared portfolio snapshots and can't be rescinded like other sharing events.

Portfolios shared using the User or Course options are listed in Shared with Me.

You can request that students submit portfolios for course assignments.

When creating or editing an assignment in your course:

  1. Click Submission Details to show additional options.
  2. Click Portfolio Submission for Assignment Type.
  3. If you would like students to use a template, click Select Portfolio Template, choose a template and click Submit.