General comments are for providing overall feedback about the whole assignment whereas individual comments are added directly into the student assignment and function similarly to an annotation.
General comments can be either text or audio (voice).
Text comment (5000 characters limit)
To add a general text comment to an assignment submission:
- Click on the 'text icon with pencil called the 'Feedback summary'
- Click on the text box to add feedback NOTE this includes bold, italics, underline etc and adding URL links to general comments.
- Text will be saved automatically.
- If you need to edit, click on the feedback summary icon and text box to make any necessary changes.