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Grading discussion topics

You can grade a student’s individual discussion posts and have the score automatically calculated for that topic, or you can assign a topic score for each student manually. Choosing which method to use for grading a discussion topic will depend on how you have set up your topics.

  • Who is this for: Online Instructors
  • What is required: A Desire2Learn course with a discussion containing student posts


View the Desire2Learn documentation:  Assessing (evaluating) a discussion topic.