How do I add a grading scheme to an Assignment?

Once you have enabled a grading scheme and created a grading scheme you can add it to an Assignment.

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Open Assignments

Open Assignments

Click the Assignments link.

Open Assignment

Click the title of the assignment you want to edit.

Edit Assignment

Edit Assignment

Click the Edit button.

Edit Grading Type

Edit Grading Type

Click the Display Grade as drop-down menu and select Letter Grade as the grading type.

View Grading Levels

View Grading Levels

Once you have selected Letter Grade, click on the View Grading Levels link that appears. That link will allow you to choose a grading scheme you have enabled and created.

Search Grading Schemes

Search Grading Schemes

Click the Magnifying Glass icon to search for a grading scheme to add to your assignment.

Choose Grading Scheme

Choose Grading Scheme

Click the title of the grading scheme [1] to view the grading standard. Click the Use This Grading Standard button [2] to use the grading standard for your assignment.

Confirm Grading Scheme

Confirm Grading Scheme

Click the Done button to use the grading scheme with your assignment.

Update Assignment

Update Assignment

Click the Update Assignment button to save all of the changes made to the assignment.

Grade Assignment

Grade Assignment

After entering points, and if a grading scheme was added, the point values will be expressed by the grading scheme percentile ranges.

Note: Grading schemes values are expressed as percentile ranges. Instructors enter numerical point values into the gradebook. In this example, the point value (9 out of 10) will be expressed as a B.

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