Getting started with Canvas

How do I access Canvas?
You can access Canvas by going to the following link and entering your CIT email and password: http://cit.instructure.com If you cannot log in, ple...
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019 at 9:51 AM
How do I find help for Canvas?
You may never need Canvas help, but it's good to know how to find it if you do.  The help link main menu provides quick and easy access to your Canvas...
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019 at 9:59 AM
How do I use the Canvas Interface?
Your Canvas Global Menu The black menu to the far left of your screen is the global navigation menu for Canvas which provides access to all of your C...
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019 at 10:02 AM
The Canvas Dashboard
Your Canvas Dashboard When you log into Canvas you will be brought to your Dashboard. Your dashboard gives you an overview of your modules and any upcom...
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019 at 10:02 AM
How do I view all my Canvas modules?
Some of your modules may not appear on your Dashboard.  To view all of your modules, click on the Modules link in the Global Navigation and then click the ...
Mon, 4 Feb, 2019 at 2:33 PM
Organising your Module Navigation Menu
The module navigation bar on the left-hand side of your module gives your students quick access to various parts of your Canvas module.  We recommend th...
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019 at 10:11 AM
Publishing material/your module in Canvas
For both your course and the content within to be visible to students in Canvas, they must be “published”. By default, when you create something in Canvas,...
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019 at 10:12 AM
Organising your Canvas Module
“Units” in Canvas are similar to “Folders” in Blackboard. A unit in Canvas can be thought of like a “section” - a way of organising content in Canvas. ...
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019 at 10:13 AM
"Student View" in Canvas
The Student View allows instructors to see what course content, assignments, quizzes, and other activities look like from a student's viewpoint. G...
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019 at 10:14 AM