Canvas Faculty Training - Workshop 2

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After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Create an announcement
  • Add syllabus data
  • Customize course navigation menu
  • Add new modules
  • Add module elements (content and activities)
  • Reorganize or delete content
  • Create pages
  • Add pages, files, images to page
  • Assignment Basics (add assignments)
  • Gradebook Basics
  • Use Media commenting tool
  • Upload video
  • Customize HomePage
  • Add discussion topics
  • Create a simple quiz
  • Add faculty
  • Check roster
  • Publish Course
  • Edit Course Details (Name, Grading Scheme, License, Visibility, etc.)
  • Customize Navigation
  • Use Student view See the Speedgrader
  • Discuss Creative Commons
  • Discuss accessibility for online content

1. Gather and organize content

Translate, transfer, transition.

  • Evaluate existing course design and materials
  • Create Learning Modules
  • Design web-friendly pages
  • Learn about Creative Commons license and Universal Design
2. Build your teaching and learning strategy

Integrate content and activities.

  • Upload files
  • Add discussion topics
  • Create external links
  • Include video and audio
  • Add assignments and assessments
  • Use the gradebook
3. Personalize and publish

Customize, open, manage.

  • Check roster, add faculty
  • Select course homepage
  • Customize navigation
  • Choose course settings
  • Publish (open) course