ICET Quickguide: Copy a Grade Scheme

Version 10.3 and Higher

Perhaps the easiest way to create a new grade scheme is to copy an existing grade scheme and then edit it. Some Organizational Grade schemes cannot be copied. Additional information on copying a grade scheme can be found Copying grade schemes in the Desire2Learn Online Resource Center.  Following THIS link will direct you away from the UW-Platteville ICET Website.


  • Instructor Access to a Desire2Learn course

Steps to follow:

  1. Log into a Desire2Learn course.
  2. Select a course.
  3. Click Grades from the main menu.
  4. Click Schemes from the Grade menu.

Grade Schemes
Grade Schemes

  1. Click More Actions and choose Copy.

Copy Grade Scheme
Copy Grade Scheme

Note: Use the Search tool at the top of the Copy Grade Scheme window to locate the grade scheme to be copied if it is not visible on the screen.

  1. Select which grade scheme to copy.
  2. By default the name of the new grade scheme with be the "Copy of" plus the name. Type a new name, if that is not acceptable.
  3. Click Copy.

If you need further assistance, contact or phone 608.342.1792

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