Remove “Total” Column from Student View in Grade Center

A request to prevent students from seeing the Total (point’s) column in Grade Center has come from a few faculty members.   You can easily “Hide” the grade center column so you (the instructor or organization leader) don’t see it when you are grading but students will still be able to view it.  To remove the column from the student view you can use the following steps. 



  Log into Blackboard and access Grade Center in the course you wish to remove the total column from.  Then click on the contextual menu for the Total column (see image below).



STEP 2:                 

Select “Edit Column Information” (see image below)

STEP 3:                 

Scroll down the page to #3 – Options (as seen below).  Click No for the line that says “Show this Column to Students”. 


STEP 4:                 

Scroll down the page and click “Submit” to apply this action to the course. 



Tags: Blackboard, column, grade center, points, total
Last update:
2011-08-17 20:44
Average rating:0 (0 Votes)

Most popular FAQs RSS

  1. Making your Course Available (283548 views)
  2. Students: Can't find course in Blackboard? (269735 views)
  3. What are the requirements for students bringing a computer ... (248520 views)
  4. Who do I contact for graduate level online course ... (240688 views)
  5. Guest Access to SMUMN Wireless Networks - Procedures (223749 views)
  6. 1) Faculty/Staff: Technology Systems Introduction (220898 views)
  7. What Internet browser or mobile apps work best with ... (216127 views)
  8. Copy Course Materials into a New Course (204229 views)
  9. How to Control Discussion Board Content (Moderating) (188728 views)
  10. Respondus LockDown Browser Configuration in Blackboard Course (faculty) (185957 views)

Latest FAQs RSS

  1. Software Request/Renewal Process (2019-10-14 15:48)
  2. Tegrity retention policy (2019-10-09 20:28)
  3. Setting Up a VPN (2019-09-17 15:14)
  4. Cable TV Information for ResHalls: (2019-09-16 22:32)
  5. University Computer Replacement Cycle Process (2019-08-29 20:11)

Sticky FAQs