Need help wrapping up your course in D2L for the Summer 2017 semester?

Need help wrapping up your course in D2L for the Summer 2017 semester? Come see us in the eLearning offices during the weeks of July 31st and August 11th to get help with: Finalizing the D2L Gradebook Releasing the final calculated/​​adjusted grades Associating course content with the correct gradebook items Exporting course content Was this […]

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Importing Grades — Uploading the File

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NOTE: Only Numeric, Pass/​​​Fail, Selectbox, Text grade items, and the Final Adjusted Grade can be imported. The Final Calculated Grade will automatically be updated based on the imported grade data.   From the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Select Enter Grades. Select Import. Select Choose File (Safari and Chrome) or Browse (Firefox and IE). Navigate to […]

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Importing Grades — Preparing the File

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NOTE: Grade Categories must be created within D2L. If you wish to have your grade items organized into categories, it is recommended that you create the Grade Categories prior to importing. For instructions on creating Grade Categories, please visit Creating Grade Categories and Items.   Working from a spreadsheet file, such as Excel, follow the […]

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Weighted Grade Items

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IMPORTANT NOTE: The weight of all items within a category must total 100%. From the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Select Manage Grades. Select New, then select Item. Select the Grade Item Type you wish to use. NOTE: The most commonly used grade item type is Numeric. Enter a Name for the grade item. BEST PRACTICE: […]

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Weighted Grade Categories

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NOTE: In order to create weighted grade categories, the course gradebook must be set up as a weighted gradebook. For instructions on setting up a weighted gradebook, see the instructions for the Grades Setup Wizard. From the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Select Manage Grades. Select New, then select Category. Enter a Name for the category. […]

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Exporting Grades

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To learn more about Exporting Grades in D2L, view the following instructional video: Grades Instructional Videos   From the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Select Enter Grades. Select Export. Select the Radio Button next to the Key Field option you wish to use. NOTE: Org Defined ID will display a Banner Number. Select the Checkbox next […]

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Releasing Final Grades

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To learn more about Releasing Final Grades in D2L, view the following instructional video: Grades Instructional Videos. BEST PRACTICE: Releasing the Final Grade at the start of a course will allow users to track their overall grade throughout the semester. From the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Select Enter Grades. Locate the Final Calculated Grade Column […]

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Entering Grades

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To learn more about Entering Grades in D2L, view the following instructional video: Grades Instructional Videos From the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Select Enter Grades. Select Switch to Spreadsheet View if you are not already in this mode. Enter Grades for each assignment and user. Select Save. Select Yes to confirm. Was this Helpful ? […]

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Linking to Grade Items

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Navigate to the Assignment Folder, Discussion, or Quiz you wish to link to the gradebook. From the drop-​​down menu next to the item title, select Edit. For Quizzes and Discussions: From the Assessments Tab, scroll down to the Grade Item section. For Assignment Folders: From the Properties Tab, scroll down to the Grade Item section. […]

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Bonus Grade Items

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NOTE: To place a bonus item within a gradebook category, the category settings must be changed to allow the total category points to exceed the total required points. See instructions below for Changing Category Settings to Accept Bonus Items. Making a Grade Item a Bonus Item From the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Select Manage Grades. […]

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Creating Grade Categories and Items

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To learn more about Creating Grade Categories and Items in D2L, view the following instructional video: Grades Instructional Videos To Create a New Grade Category From the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Select Manage Grades. Select New, then select Category. Enter a Name for the category. Adjust the Grading and Display Options, as needed. Select Save […]

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Grades

The gradebook tool allows instructors to customize the set up of the course gradebook to best reflect their approach to evaluation, including the grading system and grade scheme. Instructors select how grades display to students, how they update grade items, and how ungraded items will be handled. All graded assignments and course components should be […]

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Grading Discussions

To learn more about assessing Discussions in D2L, view the following instructional videos: Discussions (Instructional Videos) BEST PRACTICE: To prohibit students from posting to a Forum or Topic after a deadline has passed, it is recommended to lock the Forum or Topic instead of hiding it as this will allow students to view existing posts […]

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Grades Setup Wizard

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To learn more about the Grades Setup Wizard, view the following instructional video: Using the Grades Setup Wizard in D2L Instructional Video. If you have not previously setup your course gradebook, you will need to do so by working through the Gradebook Setup Wizard: Getting Started: From the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Scroll down and […]

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