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Article Last Updated May 2018 The Grades tool in eClass (or _Gradebook)_ allows you to manage and organize a collection of grades in eClass. Items that have been assessed using an eClass activity will be automatically added to the gradebook (for exampl...
Article Last Updated May 2018 If you choose to set or display letter grades in eClass, it is important to review the default grade boundaries to ensure that the system assigns the appropriate letter grade for each range of marks that you assign. Letter ...
Article Last Updated May 2018 eClass has several options for calculating the course total for your students. These options are specified through your gradebook AGGREGATION METHOD and allow you to give items different weights in the overall course total....
Article Last Updated May 2018 You are able to assign letter grades to specific assignments or activities in eClass using the Improved Letter Grade Scale. YOU SHOULD ALWAYS USE THIS SCALE INSTEAD OF THE STANDARD 'LETTER SCALE' SINCE THAT ONE TRANSLATES P...
Article Last Updated May 2018 eClass by default has some scales already available for use in student grading. These include the standard numeric scales (can be out of any number of points, up to 100, with 1 point intervals), and several others such as '...
Article Last Updated May 2018 Gradebook categories are useful for organizing and grouping multiple course assessment items by type. For example, if the course contains a midterm worth 30%, three lab assignments worth 30% overall and a final exam worth 4...
Article Last Updated May 2018 By default the Grader Report in eClass identifies students by first and last name, email address, and CCID - student 7-digit student ID numbers are not displayed. Even though they don't display, you can still match imported...
Article Last Updated May 2018 If you have set up groups in your course, you might want to enable the option to filter different course administration pages by those groups. The most common use case for doing this is in the gradebook but this also works ...
Article Last Updated May 2018 Whenever you add a Quiz or Assignment Activity to your course and specify a grade in its settings, a grade column will appear in the gradebook. This article will explain how to manually add a grade item that is not tied to ...
Article Last Updated May 2018 Some aggregation methods in the eClass gradebook allow instructors to give bonus marks for certain grade items. The aggregation methods that allow this are _Simple weighted mean of grades_, _Natural_, and _Mean of grades (w...
Article Last Updated May 2018 This article describes how to make edits to existing manual grade items, specifically the NEW REQUIRED OPTION TO SPECIFY WHETHER TO RESCALE EXISTING GRADES INTRODUCED IN SUMMER 2017 when editing the maximum grade for an ite...
Article Last Updated April 2020 _The following article contains features, steps, or screenshots that are updated for the new version of eClass that will be available May 4th, 2020 [http://support.ctl.ualberta.ca/index.php?/News/NewsItem/View/166/major-e...