MSU Canvas Faculty Orientation

MSU Canvas Faculty Orientation
Last edited by Carolyn Demefack 3 months ago

Canvas Faculty Orientation


We are so excited about moving to Canvas! Congratulations on taking your first step to exploring Canvas and learning about the new and exciting tools that Canvas offers.  This course is designed to assist faculty with familiarizing themselves with all the tools that Canvas has to offer and prepare you for the transition from Blackboard to Canvas effective Fall 2014.

The course is organized into modules so that you may move sequentially through the topics listed below:

  • Canvas Overview
  • Understanding Course Settings
  • Building & Organizing Your Course
  • Communicating and Collaborating with Your Students
  • Assessment
  • Notifications & Profiles
  • Additional Resources
  • Early Adoption Faculty's Reflections on Canvas 


To access the modules, click Modules on the left in the course navigation menu.

Should you have any questions or comments, please contact a member of the TTI Staff.

Before you go off on your journey, take a brief moment and watch the video below.  Happy Canvasing!



Note:  In order to make sure your experience is positive, please review the Technical Requirements by clicking the link below.  

Technical Requirements


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