This article shows the process of creating grade categories and items in D2L Grades.
Creating a Grade Category
Navigate to Grades (Assessments > Grades). On the “Manage Grades” page, click “New” and choose “Category.”
Set the “Grading” options for the category.
Distribution - automatic point/weight distribution to all items in the category.
On the “Restrictions” tab, you can set visibility settings for the category. Due to a current issue with the MyKU mobile app, please avoid hiding grade categories.
Be sure to click “Save and Close” before exiting.
Creating a Grade ItemOn the “Manage Grades” page, click “New” and choose “Item.”
Set the “Grading” options for the item. If desired, you can add a D2L Rubric.
Set the display options for the grade item, if you wish for them to differ from you default grade book grade options.
On the “Restrictions” tab, you set visibility options for the grade item.
Be sure to “Save and Close” before exiting.