Tag Archives: Grade Centre

Visibility of Final Mark Column

We’ve had a couple of questions in the last day or two about the use of the new Final Mark column and whether it should be made visible to students. The Final Mark column was created in the Grade Centre … Continue reading

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Return of Marks Checklist

Please note that this blog post was created in January 2016, in the pilot phase of the ORE project. For current materials on return of marks to Exams Office via Blackboard, please see the Blackboard support pages and the Exams … Continue reading

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Security of grades in Grade Centre

I received the following, very valid, question from a member of staff regarding the entry of grades in the Blackboard Grade Centre: How secure are they, and can they be hacked, or changed by a person other than the module … Continue reading

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Using Excel to upload student marks

Please note that this blog post was created in January 2016, in the pilot phase of the ORE project. For current materials on return of marks to Exams Office via Blackboard, please see the Blackboard support pages and the Exams … Continue reading

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Preparing your Grade Centre for marks return

As staff begin to enter marks to the Grade Centre for any module on Blackboard, please take note that the default Total and Weighted Total columns should first be hidden from student view. This is to avoid the unintentional release … Continue reading

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Using Blackboard for return of grades

Following the recent communications from the Registrar and the Exams Office regarding the elimination of white sheets and return of grades using the Blackboard Grade Centre, we’re now writing to let you know what to expect in Blackboard. What will … Continue reading

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Grade Centre workshops announced

To assist in returning provisional semester 1 results to students, CELT is offering the following workshops: Workshop: Returning Provisional Grades to Students in Blackboard It is possible to return grades to students, in a secure manner, using the Grade Centre … Continue reading

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Returning Provisional Grades

It is possible to return grades to students, in a secure manner, using the Grade Centre on Blackboard. Students will only have access to their own grades; it is not possible for them to see the grades for other students … Continue reading

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Blackboard Winter Festival 2013

Following from the success of our first Blackboard Festival in August, The Learning Technologies Team at CELT is very excited to announce the Blackboard Winter Festival at NUI Galway, to take place from Monday 9th to Wednesday 11th December. Again, … Continue reading

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Workshops in October

After a very busy start of term, we are now planning some workshops for staff to take place in October. To facilitate new users of Blackboard, we will offer one of our popular Introduction to Blackboard workshops. Following from discussions … Continue reading

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