How to Submit a UNISA Written Assignment on MyUNISA

At Together We Pass we are always looking for ways to help UNISA students. You can find a tutorial below on “How to Submit a UNISA written assignment on MyUNISA”. We explain the process in a simple, step by step manner that is easy to follow.


Find out how to submit a multiple choice assignment on MyUNISA here.



  • Click on the module tab you would like to submit an assignment for.

UNISA written assignments


  • If you cannot see your module in the tabs; use the drop down box

Using the drop down box to select your module code


  • Once you have selected your module; Click on assignments in the menu to the left

Select the assignments link in the menu to the left


  • You will be taken to a page that looks similar to the one below

The assignment page with relevant details


  • You can use the key below to make sense of the table above

The assignment table key


  • If your assignment is not listed you should click on the link below

Use this link if your assignment is not listed in the assignment table


  • Read the instructions and follow the prompts

Warning page


Reporting pop up


  • If you need help; click on the link for step-by-step instructions such as the ones below

Click on this link if you need help with submitting your assignment


How to submit a UNISA written assignment on myUNISA

Find the module code

1. Find the module code of the assignment you want to submit in the Course column


The course column


2. Find the corresponding number of the assignment, e.g. 2 in the Ass.No. column


The Ass. No. Column


3. Click on the Submit link in the Action column next to the assignment number


The Action Column


Step 1: Load assignment file from your PC to myUnisa

4. Click on the Choose File button next to File Name


Choose File


5. In the Choose File dialog box, select the file you want to upload, and then click Open

Select your file and click open


6. Select the correct program format from the File Format drop-down list (i.e. MS Word, Excel, PDF etc.)

Choose your file's format


7. Click on the Continue button.


Click the continue button


Step 2: Verify the file details for final submission of your written assignment

Use this step to verify that you are uploading the correct file to the correct course and assignment number.


8. Click on the Continue button to submit your assignment file. If you do not click Continue, no submission action will take place.

Continue button


9. Large files will take longer to upload than small files. Please be patient after you have clicked Continue.


10. If the wrong details, e.g. file name, appear on the screen, click Back to restart the file upload process.

Back button


Step 3: Assignment submission report

This is your proof that your assignment was submitted. It is advisable to print this page for your record purposes.


11. Click on the Return to Assignment List button to go back to the Assignment overview screen.



Watch the video below which shows you how to prepare, format, complete & submit your assignments.

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Watch the video tutorial below on How to Submit a UNISA Written Assignment on MyUNISA

Written by Kurt Wyngaard

Last updated: April 15, 2018



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17 thoughts on “How to Submit a UNISA Written Assignment on MyUNISA”

  1. Hi
    My ENN1504 Assignment 1
    I resubimit the above assignment on a wrong format , when I want to resubmit again the column was written closed. What must I do to open the resubmit again.
    Please I need help.
    Thank you

  2. My assignment has been returned as it is a read only pdf document. Please assist on how it should be changed so that it can be marked.
    Thank you.

    1. Right-click on your PDF assignment and head onto Properties. Once there, make sure that the Read-only box is cleared. Once done, click on apply and your assignment should be marked.

    1. Once you’ve completed converting your assignment to PDF, there are prompts on your myUnisa portal which will direct you on where to upload your assignment.

      Remember to name your assignment properly so that it can be easily identifiable.

  3. Me too have got a problem I submitted the wrong assignment in assignment ,tpn2601 n if I want to resubmit the correct one ,there in the assignment section ,it says it is closed while the due has not yet arrived.there is only the view button .pls help

  4. I submitted my written assignment and I got an email confirming my submission but when I click the view button it says blank😭.. Can so help me

  5. I’ve trying to submit my assignment but when i press “choose file” it does not refer me to my files what could be the problem?

  6. I’m also struggling to submit my written assignment, can someone please help me this one it’s my last chance.

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