This guide shows how to create a grade column for assignments delivered, collected and graded outside of Canvas – for grade display and overall grade calculations only. This method is also typically used for entering class Participation grades.
- Click the Assignments course menu link on the left side
- Click the + (plus) icon across from the Grade Group you would like to add an assignment to (eg. Quizzes) and set the following:
- Leave Type set to Assignment
- Enter a Name
- Optionally add a Due date (this populates notifications and the calendar automatically)
- Enter the number of Points
- Click Save & Publish
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Related Self Help Guides
How to Export Final Grades for KnightWeb Importing — Faculty can import grades to KnightWeb via Excel spreadsheet. This document describes how to create an Excel spreadsheet from Canvas.
MyLab & Mastering Coordinator courses and Canvas gradebook sync — If you are using a Coordinator course within Pearson, you must enable the Canvas/MyLab & Mastering integration first. Otherwise, when using Pearson’s Coordinator course with corresponding sections, you will not be able to integrate MyLab & Mastering with Canvas. You can, however, follow the steps detailed below to export grades from MyLab & Mastering and import to the Canvas gradebook.
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