Extra Credit

Extra Credit








Extra Credit
Individual assessment questions and assignments may be categorized as extra credit.

How to Make an Exam Question Extra Credit
1. In the Control Panel go to Tests, Surveys and Pools, and select Tests
2. Select Edit from the drop down menu next to test name. You will see all of the test
questions on the page. Note: to assign extra credit to an individual test question the test
must be one created using “Create Question” or “Reuse Question – Find Questions”
3. Click the Question Settings button

4. Under Scoring check Provide option to assign questions as extra credit.

5. Click on the points next to the question you wish to make extra credit

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6. A window will pop up with the Extra Credit Option. Check this and update the points
you wish to award for this question as extra credit.

7. Click Submit. The question point value will now display as extra credit.

8. Click OK

How to Create an Extra Credit Assignment
1. In the Full Grade Center click Create Column

2. Name the column
3. Set Primary Display as Score.
4. Set Possible Points as 0

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5. Select Yes to include in grade center calculations

6. Click Submit
Additional Resources: Blackboard Help https://help.blackboard.com

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