CANVAS HANDS-ON WORKSHOP
about the event
In response to the interest expressed by those who attended the Symposium on Engineering Teaching and Learning, Nexus is offering a Canvas workshop for members of the U-M Engineering instructional community.
This 4-hour session will provide step-by-step, hands-on training for instructors using the platform to manage their online courses. Attendees may join individual sessions or attend the entire event.
All sessions are Eastern Time.
- 1:00 – 2:00 PM: SESSION #1 – Canvas Setup and Use of a Master Schedule with Session Links
NOTE: Attendees are expected to bring a sample syllabus (Word doc) ready for conversion to Canvas.
- 2:00 – 3:00 PM: SESSION #2 – Creating Assignments and Enhanced Online Exams
NOTE: Attendees are expected to bring sample exam questions with images (in a Word doc) ready for conversion to Canvas.
- 3:00 – 4:00 PM: SESSION #3 – Virtual Office Hours and Setup of Collaboration Tools
- 4:00 – 5:00 PM: SESSION #4 – Open Forum
NOTE: Attendees are encouraged to submit questions in advance for discussion.