Moodle: Gradebook: Collapsing & Expanding Columns

One method to expand and collapse columns in Gradebook view is changing the display. This can be accomplished using the View toggles to the right of the Grade Categories listed.

To Expand and Collapse Columns in Moodle:

  1. Log in to Moodle, and open your desired course.
  2. Click on the gear button (Admin) to the top right, then click Grades.

Administration menu with "Grades" highlighted


  1. Move your mouse to the right of the course name to the square icon and click to change the display of each category.

Displays at the gradebook level include:

  • Aggregates only - course total only, without the graded items or category totals.

Aggregates only icon

  • Grades only - graded items and category totals only, without the course total.

Grades only icon

  • Full View - graded items, category totals, and course total.

Full view icon

If necessary you can also manually enter or override grades directly in the gradebook.

For additional information, please refer to the Moodle Grading LSU Overview

Support & Training

The Faculty Technology Center (FTC) provides Moodle support by email, by phone, or live through Zoom. For contact information, please see the article Faculty Technology Center: LSU Overview. To connect through Zoom and for further information on support services and training, see the LSU Online & Continuing Education Faculty Resources & Support page.

The FTC also provides just-in-time faculty training opportunities and recorded training sessions. Attending at least one training session for Moodle upgrades is highly recommended. For a comprehensive list of available workshops and recordings, please see the LSU Online & Continuing Education Technology Training page.

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