Training room based in a local setting
Who it is suitable for
This session is suitable for those new to teaching at the University. The session may also serve as a useful refresher for those who have not used Canvas for some time. No formal knowledge or experience of using a virtual learning environment is required.
Participants should have a basic understanding of an internet browser (recommended browsers are Firefox and Google chrome). Participants may find it useful to work through Building a Canvas module bite size course prior to signing up for this session.
This training programme is designed to help you to develop and design a Canvas module. We will guide you through the log-in process followed by a quick overview of the dashboard and the navigation settings. You will then undertake a series of hands-on activities that will help to you to plan and build your Canvas modules. The session will conclude with a short plenary and sign-posting for continuing support.
By the end of the session participants will have:
- An overview of what Canvas can do
- An understanding of how to navigate a Canvas module
- Create a Canvas Page
- Create a Canvas Module
- Use the Rich Content Editor to add files, images and videos.
Time permitting, participants will have an Optional task on:
- Creating and sending an announcement
- Identifying who and where their users are
How to book
Each of the college partnership managers has oversight of the training for their college please contact:
College of Arts and Law
College of Medical and Dental Sciences
College of Social Sciences
College of Engineering and Physical Sciences
College of Life and Environmental Sciences