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Moodle 3.7 Gradebook Setup
Gregory Brignac


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07/16/2020 09:00 AM-10:00 AM Online  FTC Zoom Meeting  Image of Online building

Course Description


General topics covered in this course include:

  • Organizing the gradebook 
    • Admin menu > Grades vs. Gradebook Setup 
    • How to control what items appear in the Gradebook 
      • Moodle graded activity 
      • Manually creating gradebook items / categories 
        • Create Moodle graded activities first (to avoid duplicates) 
        • Create categories (Assignments, Quizzes) 
          • Keep Highest / drop lowest 
          • Exclude empty grades 
    • Moving items / categories (move icon vs. checkboxes) 
    • Setting aggregation methods - gradebook vs. Category 
      • Custom Weights - change item weight = yes, change cat max grade = yes 
      • Weight by Points - change item weight = no, change cat max grade = yes 
      • Natural - change item weight = yes, change cat max grade = no 
  • Extra Credit - category vs. Grade item 

This course will be facilitated via Zoom (join URL below).  It will take approximately 45 minutes and covers the necessary steps needed to prepare your Moodle gradebook for use during the upcoming semester. Additional courses will cover introductory Moodle topics, backing up and restoring course content, and managing your gradebook throughout the semester.  Consider attending this series in the following order:

  1. Moodle 3.7 Introductory Topics
  2. Moodle 3.7 Backup and Restore
  3. Moodle 3.7 Gradebook Setup
  4. Moodle 3.7 Using the Gradebook

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