Canvas Course Design
This page contains resources for ways to make Canvas courses engaging, well-organized and easy for your students to navigate.
Create all content with accessibility in mind. Explore our Accessibility Awareness Infographic for more on why accessibility in the classroom and in online courses is so important.
Resources for Course Design
Improving the Accessibility of Your Course
Various state and federal laws have requirements aimed at making education accessible to as many people as possible. For instance, making sure that classrooms are wheelchair accessible would be an effort to comply with these laws and policies. Online classes need to be accessible as well.
Video Captioning (Kaltura, YouTube)
Canvas Course Collections
Building a Canvas Course
Canvas Tool Guide for Instructors
Merged Courses Design Rules
Please see the following document to find course design rules for merged courses to make them compliant with new FERPA rules: Merged Courses Design Rules
If you are still stuck, you can call or email the IT Support Desk for Canvas Support.
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