How to exclude Learning Activities from Course Grade

How to exclude Learning Activities from Course Grade

Note:  You need LMS Admin access before you can perform this action.
This tutorial will show you how to exclude some activities from a Course Grade on a certain course.

To update the course Gradebook Setup, follow the steps below:

Step 1: From the course page, click on the  button located on the upper right side of the course page screen, then choose Gradebook Setup from the drop-down menu. 



Step 2: Create Learning Activity Category by clicking the Add category button at the bottom part of the Gradebook setup page. 



Creating a category will split up activities that you want to be graded from those that need to be excluded.

Step 3:  Type in  the desired Category name and make sure to set the category to hidden by ticking on the  Hidden  checkbox, once everything is set, click on the  Save changes  button.  



Step 4: Click on the checkboxes of the activities you want to exclude from the Course Grade below the Select column then move selected items to the previously Created Category. 



Step 5Tick the checkboxes of the activities you wish to exclude from Course Grade under the Weights column and set each weight to “0”, once done, hit the Save changes button. 



Files under the created category are now excluded from the Course Grade.

You can also adjust the weight of the remaining activities that need to be graded in the same manner. however, the total weight should still meet a total of 100.0.

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