Are you or someone you know doing amazing these in Canvas? We want to know! If you have created or seen some amazing Canvas courses, please let us know by filling out the form below. We want to celebrate the wonderful courses NOVA faculty are creating!
There has been a lot of confusion on the steps needed to set up a timed quiz in Canvas and how to then assign students extra time for the quiz. You can refer to this How To guide to appropriately set up your quizzes and ensure students have the time they need.
Quiz Extensions Explanatory Guide
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions related to this topic.
It’s that time when you want to ensure your Canvas Gradebook is set up correctly. Use this checklist to ensure your Canvas Gradebook is accurate. It is better than having to do a grade change later!
Canvas Gradebook Accuracy Check
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Cross-listing requests for Spring 2021 courses must be submitted by January 6. Cross-listing is using one Canvas shell for multiple sections. To request cross-listing, please fill out the following form. http://tiny.cc/novacrosslist. All requests received by this date will be processed as soon as students have been enrolled. . If you have already submitted your request, note that it will be processed at the same time with no additional action needed.
You can begin building content in your master course at any time. The cross-listing process does not need to be completed before course building. Please note that cross-listing can NOT occur until AFTER students have been enrolled. Please be sure you do not publish your courses until you receive further information, to give adequate time for the cross-listing process to occur. If you are interested in having your courses cross-listed, or would like more information about cross-listing, please refer to this document:
**Please read the information thoroughly to decide if cross-listing is the appropriate choice. Note that after students have begun participating in the class, courses cannot be de-cross listed.
Did you know there is a Canvas training course specifically for students that ALL NOVA students have access to?
You no longer need the Canvas for Students module in your courses and can remove it. All students have access to a course called Student Canvas Orientation that contains updated resource links and videos for all things Canvas related. This course is located on their Dashboard or under the All Courses list.
If you wish to be added to this course, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
To locate your course transcripts from any course you have taken through GoSignMeUp, log into your account with your MyNova login at https://nvcc.gosignmeup.com.
Select “My Account” from the top options.
Select “Unofficial Transcript” from your available tabs.
For access to transcripts BEFORE GoSignMeUp, please email email@example.com
Your Fall 2020 courses have arrived, which means that your Dashboard view has changed. Follow these steps to locate ANY course in Canvas.
- Select the Courses icon from your Global Navigation Bar.
- From the pop out tray, select All Courses at the bottom.
- All of your active courses appear in Alphabetical Order on the page.
- All of your past enrollments appear in the Past Enrollments area at the bottom.
- To select which courses appear on your Dashboard, select the star to the left of the name of the course. Note, only the favorited courses will appear on the Dashboard, but you can customize this anytime.
- Only 20 courses can be active on your Dashboard at any time.
- Unpublished Courses appear under the Published Courses. This is true of both the Dashboard and the Courses list.
- You cannot Favorite any Past Enrollments, but you can still access any of them in order to view or import content.
It’s that time of year where you start to build your Spring 2021 courses. Use this guide to help you create a great Canvas Course!
NOVA Start of Semester Checklist
You can also reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you need Course Design help or would like access to a customizable template for your course.
Have you ever needed to check and see if your students have submitted an assignment or accessed a quiz during a certain time? Did you know it is easy for you to check your students’ access inside your Canvas courses?
Check out the following guide to learn more.
How do I view the course access report for an individual user?
Do you ever need to go back and review any of your dismissed Global Announcements? Now there is a link to do that. Navigate to your User Account icon and you will see the Global Announcements link located. Selecting on the link will show all Global Announcements you have received in the past four months.