If you have already made an assignment in a course and you want to reuse that assignment either in the same course or in a new course then you can duplicate it.
- Navigate to the course where you want to create the new copy of the assignment.
- Click "Create assignment"
- Choose "Copy existing assignment" at the top of the page. Circled in green below
- Select which assignment to duplicate / copy from the drop down menu
- Give the copy a new name
- Select whether or not to copy deadlines
What will be copied:
- Assignment description
- All settings
- Deadlines (if you select that they should be copied)
What is not copied:
- Assignment title
- Submissions / hand-ins