Items for credit, extra credit, or practice

Updated 01 Aug 2021

Your instructor controls the number of points each assignment item is worth. When you open an assignment, you can quickly see whether its items are for credit (whether for regular credit or for extra credit) or for practice (no point value).

As you complete items: A Score column appears on the assignment summary page with your item scores, usually shown as a percentage.

Assignment credit given independently of specified item credit:
Besides credit you earn on assignment items, your instructor may choose to give students more credit by making a grade adjustment for an assignment. This may happen if there was a technical issue with the assignment, some assigned material wasn't covered in class, or another situation.