Home » Categories » Instructors » Support » D2L » D2L Tools » Grades

Use Final Calculated Grade Column as Current Course Grade

If you would like your students to be able to see their current course grade, please follow the three-part instructions outlined below.

Part I - Drop ungraded items

1. Navigate to your course in D2L>click the Grades Tool

D2L Grades Tool

2. Click Settings on the right

D2L Grades Settings

3. Click the Calculation Options tab

D2L Grades Calculation Options

4. Scroll down to Grade Calculations>Choose "Drop ungraded items"

D2L Drop Ungraded Items

5. Click Save

D2L Grades Save

Part II - Fill in 0's for students who have not completed work

After the end of each Module, or after the due date of an assignment, you will need to post zeroes for students who did not turn in their work.

1. Click the Grades Tool

D2L Grades Tool

2. Click Enter Grades

D2L Enter Grades

3. Find your desired grade item, and click the action triangle to the right of it>Click Grade All

D2L Grade All

4. For every student who has not turned in their work by the deadline, fill in a zero as their grade

D2L Zeroes Grades

5. Click Save and Close

D2L Save and Close


Part III - Release Final Calculated Grade

To make the Final Calculated Grade visible to students, see this KB article for instructions.

0 (0)
Article Rating (No Votes)
Rate this article
  • Icon PDFExport to PDF
Attachments Attachments
There are no attachments for this article.
Related Articles RSS Feed
Grading Quizzes
Viewed 1046 times since Wed, May 13, 2015
How to show students a running total in D2L Grades:
Viewed 12630 times since Tue, Aug 30, 2016
Grading Assignment Folder Submissions
Viewed 1154 times since Wed, May 13, 2015
Associate an Assignment with a Grade Item
Viewed 1278 times since Fri, Feb 27, 2015
Remove Rubric Associations from a Grade Item-Assignments folder
Viewed 3038 times since Fri, Dec 12, 2014
Running the Grades Setup Wizard
Viewed 1132 times since Mon, May 18, 2015
Release Final Calculated Grade to Students
Viewed 2883 times since Tue, Sep 16, 2014
Introduction to Grading
Viewed 1200 times since Wed, May 13, 2015
Grades, Set Personal Display Options
Viewed 1078 times since Tue, Sep 16, 2014
Run the Grade Setup Wizard
Viewed 1279 times since Tue, Sep 16, 2014