Entering and Managing Grades

There are different ways grades can be entered.

You can enter grades in the Grade Center in the following ways:

  1. Scores are entered automatically into the Grade Center for course items such as online tests, exams, and surveys.
  2. You can upload grades from an external source, such as a comma separated values (CSV) file or an Excel spreadsheet, eliminating the need for double entry.

  3. You can manually enter grades into the Grade Center.

Automatically Entered Grades

Tests are scored automatically and recorded in the corresponding Grade Center column. Some questions require manual grading such as Essay questions. You can manually edit grades that are scored automatically.

Manually Entered Grades

You can manually enter grades in the following areas:

Upload Grades From External Sources

To eliminate repeated entry of Grade Center data in several tools, you can work offline and then upload grades into the Grade Center. You can upload grades from external sources such as a comma separated values (CSV) file or an Excel spreadsheet. Data must be formatted specifically to upload correctly and be synched with existing Grade Center data.

NOTE: This information applies to the Original Course View only