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Desire2Learn allows for instructors to create extra credit assignments within the learning environment in the form of bonus items. A bonus item is a separate grade item which students can elect to complete. Points earned on a bonus item can only improve a student's grade. Although the process is very similar to creating a regular grade item, there are some things that need to be done differently in order to create a bonus assignment. Review the information below to learn about creating bonus assignments for both a course with a points gradebook, as well as a course with a weighted gradebook.
When creating a bonus item in a course with a Points grading system it is important to know the following things:
When creating a bonus item in a course with a Weighted grading system it is important to know the following things: