Understanding final grade calculations

Selecting the type of final grade to release lets you decide if you want to modify users’ grades before releasing them.

Calculated Final Grade

A user’s calculated final grade is calculated based on the grading formula set up in the grade book. You cannot adjust it to accommodate special circumstances without editing individual grade items or categories and recalculating the total.

Examples of when to use a calculated final grade:

Adjusted Final Grade

The adjusted final grade enables you to modify or adjust a users’ grade before releasing it.

Examples of when to use an adjusted final grade:


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