Learn@Illinois Moodle - Editing Maximum Grades
How do you change the number of points an activity is worth? The points that an activity is worth is called the "Maximum grade" in Moodle. The maximum grades (i.e. point values) of activities must be edited in the activity and cannot be edited directly in the gradebook.
Editing the Maximum Grade for Assignments and Most Other Activities
- Click on the assignment.
- Click Edit settings.
- In the "Grade" section, change the "Maximum grade" to the desired value.
- Scroll down and click an orange Save button.
Editing the Maximum Grade for Quizzes
- Click on the quiz.
- Click Edit quiz.
- In the upper right-hand corner, change the "Maximum grade" to the desired value and click the Save button.