Moodle 3: Gradebook: Grade Offset

General Information:

Moodle allows users to offset each grade for an assignment by a specific value. Grade Offset is a tool which assigns a value that will be added to every grade for this grade item, after the Multiplicator is applied. (NOTE: It may be a negative number.)

To Use the Grade Offset Tool:

1. Login to Moodle and open the desired course.

2. Select Gradebook Setup from the Administration panel. 

Gradebook Setup option on the adminsitration block

3. Choose the graded item you wish to edit. Under the Actions column, click edit, then edit settings

Edit Settings option

4. Under the Graded Item header, click Show More.

Show more under the Graded Items header

5. If you have already graded the item, select 'yes' under the ‘Rescale existing grades’ menu.

Rescale existing grades

6. Next locate the Offset fieldbox. Type a value for the Offset tool. 

  • For Offset values greater than zero, grades will increase
  • For Offset values equal to zero, grades will remain the same
  • For Offset values less than zero, grades will decrease.

Grade Offset tool

7. When you're finished, click Save Changes to apply.

Save Changes option


Referenced from:

7/29/2020 3:33:13 PM