Faculty Support For Blackboard

Faculty Support For Blackboard
        Browser Plugins
        Changing Your Blackboard                       Password
        Copying Content to a New Shell
        Creating Content
        Creating narrated presentations in          PPT 2010
        Creating narrated presentations in          PPT 2013
        Creating Your Blackboard Profile
        Exporting a Test from Blackboard
        Grading
        Hiding Older Courses from the                  Current and Historical Courses                Modules
        Importing a Publisher's Course                Cartridge
        Importing a Test to Blackboard
        Logging In To Blackboard
        Making Courses Available to                    Students
        Making Courses Unavailable to                Students
        Posting information
        Removing Students from                          Blackboard Courses
        Responding to a Student in a                    Discussion
        Respondus
        Rubrics
        Setting Up LockDown Browser
        Setting Up Weighted Grading
                Assigning Categories to Grade                    Center Columns
                Creating a Weighted Grade                          Center Column
                Creating Custom Grade Center                    Categories
        Technical Support for Blackboard
        Using Blackboard's Video                          Anywhere for Lectures or Video                Discussion Responses
        Using the Forgot Your Password              Link
        Using the Youtube Mashup Tool
Assigning Categories to Grade Center Columns

Purpose Statement:  
After creating custom categories, instructors can assign the categories to the Grade Center columns to which they apply. This is the second step in creating a weighted column. This document assumes that the instructor is logged in to Blackboard and in a course.

1. From the Control Panel, click Grade Center. The Grade Center menu displays.

2. 
From the Grade Center menu, click Full Grade CenterThe Full Grade Center displays.



3. 
Hover the mouse over the column to be modified. In this example it is the Final Paper column.

4. 
Click the drop-down arrow to access the Column menu. The Column menu displays.


5. 
Click the Edit Column Information link. The Edit Column page displays.


6. 
Scroll down to the Category drop-down menu.

7. 
Click the Category drop-down menu. The Category menu displays.


8. 
Click to select the new category. In this example, Final Paper was selected.

9. 
Click the Submit button. The column is updated to reflect the change in category.