Moodle: Gradebook: Collapsing & Expanding Columns

One method to expand and collapse columns in Gradebook view is changing the display. This can be accomplished using the View toggles to the right of the Grade Categories listed.

To Expand and Collapse Columns in Moodle:

1. Log in to Moodle, and open your desired course.

2. Click on the gear button (Admin) to the top right, then click Grades.

Administration menu with "Grades" highlighted

3. Move your mouse to the right of the course name to the square icon and click to change the display of each category.

Displays at the gradebook level include:

  • Aggregates only - course total only, without the graded items or category totals.

Aggregates only icon

  • Grades only - graded items and category totals only, without the course total.

Grades only icon

  • Full View - graded items, category totals, and course total

Full view icon

If necessary you can also manually enter or override grades directly in the gradebook

For additional information, please refer to the Moodle Grading LSU Overview

Support & Training

Support and training for Moodle is available via the Faculty Technology Center at For more information, please see the following article: Faculty Technology Center: LSU Overview

Attending at least one training session for Moodle upgrades is highly recommended. For a comprehensive list of training sessions, as well as to register for a slot, please see

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