​COLLEGE OF THE CANYONS INSTRUCTOR GUIDE: HOW TO REQUEST A COURSE IN CANVAS 

​​Beginning in Winter 2018, Canvas shells will automatically be created for all sections (including online, hybrid, & face to face classes), every term for instructors who are Canvas Certified*.

If you do not see the course that you are scheduled to teach in Canvas, please send an email to Chad Estrella, the COC Canvas Administrator at: chad.estrella@canyons.edu with your course name, section number and start date, along with any additional set-up requests (example, multiple sections in one course).
 
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
 
Q. Can I have multiple sections setup in one course in Canvas?

A. Yes. If you would like to have multiple sections listed in a single Canvas course, send an email to Chad Estrella (chad.estrella@canyons.edu) with the course name, section number, start date, and any extra course set-up instructions.
 
Q. If I only want to use Canvas to supplement a face-to-face course, do I still need to complete the Canvas training?
A. Yes. In order to use Canvas, you must first complete either the 4 hour in-person Canvas training, or the Canvas Online self-paced training course.
 
Q. Will the automatically-created Canvas course shells be visible to students?
A. Canvas course shells will not be visible to students until you as the Instructor publish the course.
 
 
*BECOME CANVAS CERTIFIED WITH THIS SELF-PACED ONLINE TRAINING
Enroll in Canvas online
1. Request enrollment the online Self-Paced Canvas Training. 
2. Read the course requirements to see what is expected to pass the course.
3. Comple all quizes and add the required content to your "Practice site", then submit your course for review.
4. You will be notified when your Canvas training course is complete.

Note: This course is eligible for FLEX credit, and fulfills one of the three required components of the Online Instructor Certificate
 
Please contact the Distance Learning office at 661-362-3724 if you need any other assistance with your course.
 
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