Canvas, UNT Dallas’ learning management system beginning Spring 2019 semester — offers extensive pedagogical opportunities in the design and delivery of learning experiences for the traditional classroom and online learning environments. This fast-paced introductory workshop will prepare you with the basic skills needed to get started building courses in Canvas, and presents ways to integrate innovative learning technologies into your courses. It is highly recommended that this course is taken prior to taking Managing Courses in Canvas. 

At the end of this two-hour, face-to-face session, you will know how to:

• Navigate your Canvas Course. • Setup Grades using the Assignment Index Page.

• Organize modules and add course content. • Upload your course syllabus

• Use the HTML Editor to create accessible course content.

• Setup your course Home Page.

• Access and understand the Manage Files storage.

• Embed videos as content.

Following the workshop, schedule a consultation with a Distance Learning and Instructional Technology staff member for further support in the use of Canvas to engage learners.

Visit our Workshops page for the next dates and times this workshop will be offered.