In D2L, you can now provide grade exemptions for a student or groups of students for specific grade items.
Table of Contents
|1||Go to the Grades Tab in D2L.|
|2||Click on the dropdown arrow to the right of the grade item that you want to exempt.|
|3||Choose Enter Grades in the menu that appears.|
|4||Select the checkbox to the left of the student's name and click on Exempt to the right of Add Feedback.|
Click on the image to expand it.
When you do, D2L will dash out the grade for the student and, in the Scheme column, will put a grey box with the word "Exempt" in the middle.
Click on Save or Save and Close to save the exemption.
|6||The upper picture shows what the grade book will look like for the instructor and the lower one is what it will look like from the student's perspective.|
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Can I Unexempt a student?
A: Yes. Follow the same steps above except choose Unexempt instead of Exempt.
Q: If I Unexempt a student, will their grade still be there?
A: Yes, the student's original grade will be there.
Q: Does D2L automatically re-calculate if I Exempt/Unexempt a student?
A: Yes, if you have Final Calculated Grade or Final Adjusted Grade set up appropriately.