Once you have files loaded into your Canvas account, it is a good idea to organize them. Canvas allows you to edit the names and details of your files, move them between folders, create folders to store them in, and eventually attach them to assignments, discussions, and assessments within the course.
- In the previous video,…we discussed the different file types inside of Canvas.…In this video, we'll take a look at…how to upload and organize different files.…Right now, I'm inside of my personal files,…and just to show this I'll go back to my dashboard,…but then from my account I'll click on files,…and this will bring up my personal files.…Now, remember that I already have a profile picture…that I uploaded for my image,…and it automatically saved that as one of my personal files.…Now, I'll go back to my files,…and in order to upload a new file,…in the upper right corner, I'm going to click on upload.…
Once I do this I can select, I'm currently on my desktop,…and I want to upload a document that is…webs depth of knowledge,…that I want to have for my own personal use.…So I will click on this, and as you can see,…it is now uploaded and entered into my files.…So, next, let's take a look at how to add course files.…We can access them on the left hand side,…and click on the biology file, which is currently empty,…
- Setting up a teacher account and profile
- Creating the course and syllabus
- Adding a grading scheme
- Creating student groups
- Using group discussions
- Creating assignments and quizzes
- Building test question banks
- Exploring the grading tools (including SpeedGrader)
- Working with modules
- Publishing a course
Skill Level Beginner
1. Get Started with Canvas 2016
Create a teacher account1m 2s
2. Create a Course
3. Create Student Groups
4. Add Assignments and Quizzes
5. Explore the Grading Tools
6. Course Management Tools
Next steps1m 12s
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