Learning Technology@LJMU

Introduction to Canvas (STAFF development)

These sessions will demonstrate the basics of identifying learning resources, building pages and organising content. It will provide an introduction to Canvas and is aimed at all new staff.

It may also be useful to existing staff members wishing to update or refresh their approaches to Canvas use.

This session covers:

  • the fundamentals of using Canvas
  • how to navigate the system and change your account settings
  • how to upload and share materials using Files, Modules and Pages
  • the location of the Grades area

It will also cover how to use the Announcement tool to communicate effectively with students. There will be time to ask questions regarding specific issues or queries you might have in relation to Canvas.


Getting started with Canvas



To book onto a session please click on your preferred date to be directed to the booking page.

Wednesday 21st April 2021, 09:00 - 10:00

Monday 17th May 2021, 11:00 - 12:00

Wednesday 23rd June 2021, 10:00 - 11:00

Find out more about our Canvas Basics session