How do I weight the final grade based on Assignment Groups?

You can weight final grades based on the Assignment Groups weights.

Open Assignments

Open Assignments

Click Assignments in the Course Navigation.

Assignments Settings

Assignments Settings

Click the Settings icon at the top of the Assignments Index Page to open the assignments settings.

Weight Final Grade

Weight Final Grade

Click the Weight final grade based on assignment groups checkbox.

Set Weights

Set Weights

Enter the percentage weights for each of the different Assignment Groups you created. The percentage weights you specify here will determine how Canvas calculates the final grade for your course. These percentages can be changed at any time and students will be notified when any changes are made. The weights will show up in the Gradebook for both students and instructors.

Click the Save button when you are finished.

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