Created by Laura Schmidli and Antonella Caloro. Published May 2022.
One huge advantage of using Canvas is its ability to calculate final grades. However, extra credit can be difficult to integrate into your existing Canvas grading structure and calculations.
Three methods we recommend are listed below, from easiest to more difficult. Please note the best choice for your course depends on your grading practices. We encourage you to get in touch with us when you have questions about awarding extra credit.