It is important to verify all grades are correct in Cougar Courses before manually entering official grades in MyCSUSM (PeopleSoft). If an incorrect grade is entered in MyCSUSM, paper grade forms are required to request a grade change.
By default the course total for each student is shown as points. You might want to also display the letter grade that corresponds to this point value.
To display a letter grade for the course total:
Note: to change the default letter grade scale, while in the gradebook click on the Letters tab. Then click on the Edit tab. Check the box "Overide site defaults." Make desired changes. Save.
By default the User Report shows the columns Calculated Weight, Grade, Range, and Feedback for each item and category. By default the Grade is displayed as points.
To add/hide columns:
You might want to keep a copy of the gradebook for your records, and to have it to reference as you enter official grades in MyCSUSM.