How do I add Assignment Groups in my course?
Canvas recently introduced a new page design called the New Canvas User Interface (UI). Depending on your Canvas view, your page design may vary from the images shown in this lesson. However, the functionality and location of the components remain the same.
Using Assignment Groups allows you to organize the assignments in your course.
Create Assignment Group
Type the Assignment Group Name in the Group Name field . If you want to weight the final grade for students using assignment groups, the percentage will appear in % of total grade field .
Note: You must create assignment groups before you can assign percentages to each group.
View Assignment Group
Manage Assignment Group
To manage an assignment group, click the group's Settings drop-down menu .
To edit the Assignment Group, click the Edit button . You can edit the Assignment Group name and the weighted percentage (if applicable). After you've added assignments to your Assignment Group, you can also edit the Assignment Group to set Assignment Group rules.
To delete the Assignment Group, click the Delete button .
Move Assignment Group
If you have more than one Assignment Group, you can rearrange the order of the Assignment Group by dragging and dropping the Assignment Group . You can also move an Assignment Group in the Group Settings. Click the Group's Settings icon  and click the Move To... option .