Peninsula College Canvas Quickstart for Students
This Canvas orientation is organized in a series of modules designed to teach students how to use Canvas. Activities include customizing personal settings, submitting assignments, using the discussion forum, and exploring assessments.
Upon completion of this orientation students will be able to:
- Edit profile and notification settings.
- Locate the syllabus, modules, and email inbox.
- Understand how to use discussion forums.
- Submit an assignment.
- Use the Calendar.
- Locate the gradebook.
- Find answers to Canvas questions with the student guide.
The syllabus page shows a table-oriented view of the course schedule, and the basics of course grading. You can add any other comments, notes, or thoughts you have about the course structure, course policies or anything else.
To add some comments, click the "Edit" link at the top.