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Tests: Grade Center in Blackboard Learn

Article ID: 300
Last updated: 22 Mar, 2016

 
This handout is designed to make you familiar with viewing and grading tests, overriding grades, clearing attempts, and viewing statistics.
QUICK STEPS: Viewing and Grading Test Results
1.     On the Control Panel, click Grade Center and click Tests.
2.     In Grade Center, locate the cell for the student's test containing an exclamation mark.  The exclamation mark appears when a test requires grading.
3.     Move the mouse pointer over the cell until the double drop-down arrows appear and click View Grade Details.
4.     On the Grade Details page, under Attempts, click the exclamation mark to access the double drop-down arrows.
5.     Click View Attempt.
6.     On the Grade Test page, review the students' answers, grade any questions that require manual grading, and enter Feedback, if desired.
7.     Click Submit.  You are returned to the Grade Details page.
 
QUICK STEPS: Overriding Grades
1.     In Grade Center, locate the cell containing the student's graded test to override.
2.     Move the mouse pointer over the cell to access the double drop-down arrows.
3.     Click View Grade Details.
4.     On the Grade Details page, click Manually Override and enter the grade into the box.
5.     Optionally, enter Feedback to User which explains the graded change.
6.     Optionally, enter Grading Notes for yourself.
7.     Click Save.  The updated Grade Detail page appears.
For more information and detailed steps including images on how to override grades ,
Click here.
 
QUICK STEPS: Clearing a Test Attempt
1.     In Grade Center, locate the cell containing the student's test grade to clear.
2.     Move the mouse pointer over the cell to access the double drop-down arrows.
3.     Select View Grade Details.
4.     On the Grade Details page, click Clear Attempt.
5.     A warning message will appear.  Click OK.
For more information and detailed steps including images on how to clear a Test/Assignment attempt,
Click here.
 
QUICK STEPS: Viewing Column Statistics
1.     In Grade Center, click the column's double drop-down arrows.
2.     Select Column Statistics.
3.     On the Column Statistics page, review the statistics.
4.     To return to Grade Center, click OK at the bottom of the page, or use the breadcrumbs.
 

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Article ID: 300
Last updated: 22 Mar, 2016
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