GRADE CENTER: Using Grade periods in Blackboard

Grading periods are user-created segments (terms, weeks, homework, etc.) that help organize and manage the Grade Center. 

 

How to create a grading period

Follow the steps below to create a grading period in Blackboard. 

  1. In Full Grade Center, highlight Manage and then click Grading Periods.



     
  2. Click Create Grading Period.



     
  3. Enter a name for the Grading Period
    • Optional: Enter a description.


       
  1. In the Dates section, choose a start and end date if necessary.


     
  2. Click Submit.
 

     

 

How to modify a grading period

Follow the steps below to modify a grading period in Blackboard. 

  1. In Full Grade Center, highlight Manage and then click Grading Periods.



     
  2. Click the menu arrow  next to a Grading Period and choose Edit.


     
  3. Click Submit to save any changes.

     

 

How to delete a grading period

Follow the steps below to delete a grading period.

  1. In Full Grade Center, highlight Manage and then click Grading Periods.



     
  2. Click the menu arrow  next to a Grading Period and choose Delete.


     
  3. Click OK to confirm.

     

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