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Create Weighted Assignment Groups for Grading

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  1. Log in to Canvas at
  2. Select your course from the Global Navigation menu on the left.
  3. Click Assignments in the Course Navigation menu.
  4. Click the Assignments Settings (gear) icon above the list of assignment groups.
  5. Select Weight final grade based on assignment groups.
    Note: You have to first create your desired assignment groups to use this option. For more information about creating assignment groups to organize assignments, click here.
  6. Enter the percentage of the total grade for each assignment group in their respective % boxes.
  7. Make sure that the Total is 100%.
  8. Click Save.

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