[LON-CAPA-users] uploaded files (in essay responses or elsewhere?)
Mon, 7 Mar 2005 15:48:39 -0800
Uhhh... english usage misunderstanding.
I understand that "I" can restrict this and I understand how.
What I was interested in learning about was:
what "you" (meaning yourself and others), typicially do and what problems
have occured regarding this whole issue.
e.g. security concerns... problems with grading or viewing uploaded files etc
On March 7, 2005 03:29 pm, Gerd Kortemeyer wrote:
> Hi Ray,
> On Mar 7, 2005, at 5:13 PM, Ray Batchelor wrote:
> > I am curious about having students upload files as part of their
> > (essay...?)
> > answer.
> > e.g.
> > I would like them to submit graphs. (with or without an associated text
> > entry).
> > Do you restrict submissions to certain types of files e.g. gifs?
> Actually, it is YOU who can restrict this, at least by file extension.
> You can set the allowed filetypes in PARM - the moment something is
> specified there, the essay ("free form") problem allows for file
> upload. Note that plagiarism check only works with plain text.
> In version 2.0, students can associate files from their portfolio with
> essay responses.
> - Gerd.
> Gerd Kortemeyer, Ph.D.
> Michigan State University
> LON-CAPA-users mailing list