Preparing Grade Center for Use in Your Course

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The following Grade Center tip sheets will guide you through the process of entering the information necessary to be able to use Grade Center in your course.  This includes:

  • Ensuring that each piece of graded work has its own column in the Grade Center (Add Grade Columns);
  • Editing letter grade scales to reflect your marking scheme, if necessary (Edit Letter Grade Schema);
  • Determining which columns in the Grade Center should be visible to students when they view their My Grades pages (Hide or Show a Grade Column to Students); and
  • Defining weighted totals for the automatic calculation of course grades (Define Weighted Total). 
  • Applying and viewing a rubric (Applying a Rubric)