Note: To complete these procedures, you must be assigned a role having the necessary permissions. To determine your role, follow the directions in Participant roles. For a basic understanding of roles and permissions, see Permissions and roles: Overview.
The Gradebook allows you to control whether or not students can see individual Gradebook items, as well as cumulative course grades.
To display individual Gradebook items to students:
Display released Gradebook Items to students, and then click
Gradebook items will be visible to students when you release them. To
release an individual Gradebook item, when creating or editing the
Release this item to Students. For more, see Adding, editing, or deleting a Gradebook item. (If you check this box before
entering grades, grades will be visible to students when you enter
them and click
Save Changes; see Entering or editing grades.)
If you leave the
Include this item in course grade
calculation box unchecked while creating or editing the item,
students will see their grades for that item in parentheses to
indicate that it is excluded from the course grade.
By default course grades are not displayed to students. To display them to students:
Course Grade Options.
Display course grade to students now, and then click
The course grade will be visible to students. To specify that a
Gradebook item should be counted toward the course grade, you need to
Include this item in course grade calculations when
creating the item. For more, see Adding, editing, or deleting a Gradebook item.