As we are nearing the deadline for the Semester 1 final grade submission, you may find the following information about Grading in Canvas and the Final Grade Tool useful. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Staff Service or raise a ticket via the IT Service Portal.
Your final grades pre-submission checklist | Canvas tips, Marking and grading
Things to do before you enter the Final Grades Tool.
Managing unsubmitted assignments in gradebook | Canvas tips, Marking and grading
I have students who have NOT sat their final exam, what should I do in the gradebook? Do not excuse students from final exams; either enter 0 or leave it blank. This should follow a different process where the student’s grade can be submitted to SSO as…
Managing aegrotats in Canvas | Canvas tips, Marking and grading
In most cases, aegrotats can be handled by using assignment groups and excused (EX) marks for the missed assignment in Canvas. Read about the most common scenarios of managing aegrotats within Canvas in the ‘Aegrotats: Manage excused assignments in Canvas’ guide.
Create a grade summary with the latest version of the Canvas grade summary tool | Canvas updates, Marking and grading
To establish provisional approval of final grades before unmuting and submitting from Canvas, you may need a grade summary to share and deliberate in your Examiners meeting. To do this, you will need to export the gradebook as a spreadsheet, download and run the Canvas Grade Summary Tool (Macro).
Your final grades submission checklist | Canvas tips, Marking and grading
Follow these steps if you are ready to submit the final grades from your Canvas course to SSO.