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Decoding Assignments: Transparent Assignment Examples

This guide will help students to decode and understand instructor expectations on course assignments.


Check out this example showing how instructors can be completely transparent when distributing an assignment! By being clear about expectations and intentions, students are better equipped to complete their assignments.

Assignment Example

*assignment adapted from the ENG 102 course


Often times, the guidelines that you receive will not be as descriptive. If you do not see any of the components given to the left, do not be afraid to ask your instructor clarifying questions that will help you to fully understand your assignment

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