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CANVAS STUDENT GUIDES: This website provides numerous How-To Documents and Videos you can review at your convenience 24/7.

Some of the most common student tasks and functions in Canvas are listed below.

Computer Specifications
                   
What are the basic computer specifications for Canvas?
                    Which browsers does Canvas support?
                    How do I clear my browser cache on a Mac?
                    How do I clear my browser cache on a PC?       

Introduction
                   
What is the User Dashboard?
                    How do I use the Global Navigation Menu?
                    How do I use the Course Dashboard as a student?
                    What are Course Navigation indicators?
                    How do I use the Course Activity Stream?
                    How do I navigate the Syllabus table and calendar?
                    How do I get help with Canvas?
                    How do I log out of Canvas?
                    Will Canvas work on my mobile device?

Modules
                    What are Modules for students?
                    How do I use Modules as a student?
                    How do I expand or collapse Module contents as a student?
                    Why can't I access a Module as a student?
                    What do the icons represent in Modules?

Pages
                    What are Pages for students?
                    How do I view Pages as a student?

Announcement
                    How are Announcements listed?
                    How do I view Announcements as a student?

Assignments
                   
What are Assignments for students?
                    How do I view Assignments as a student?
                    How do I submit an online assignment?
                    How do I know when I have turned my Assignment in?
                    How do I know when I have turned my Assignment in?
                    How will I know when my Instructor has graded my Assignment?
                    How do I view assignment comments from my instructor?
                    How do I view submission details for my assignment?
                    How do I submit a Turnitin Assignment?
                    How do I view Turnitin results for an Assignment?

Calendar
                    
What is the Calendar for students?
                     How do I view the Calendar?
                     How do I filter my Calendar view by course?
                     How do I add a personal reminder to my Calendar?

Disscussions
                   
What are Discussions for students?
                    How do I view Discussions as a student?
                    How do I view and sort Discussion replies as a student?
                    How do I create a Discussion as a student?
                    How do I reply to a Discussion as a student?

Chat
                   
How do I join the course Chat?

Collaborations
                   
What are Collaborations?


Conferences
                    
What are Conferences for students?
                     How do I join a web conference

Conversations
                    What is Conversations?
                    How do I use Conversations?

Quizzes
                   
What are Quizzes for students?
                    How do I view Quizzes as a student?
                    What do Quiz results look like in Canvas for students?
                    What do one-question-at-a-time quizzes look like in Canvas?
                    How do I take a Quiz?
                    How do I submit a Quiz?
                    How do I know if I can retake a Quiz?
                    How do I submit a Survey?

Files
                    How do I use Files as a student?
                    Where are my personal Files as a student?
                    Where are my course Files as a student?

Grades
                   
How do I view my Grades

Profile and User Settings?
                   
What are my Profile and User Settings


Have Additional Questions or need Help with Canvas?


Office of Faculty Development (OFD)

Mr. James Heard

Instructional Technologist
910-672-1195
jheard@uncfsu.edu 

Information Technology Support (ITTS) Help Desk
(910) 672-4357


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