Faculty can view training guides on the Canvas Basics page for faculty and also by visiting the Training Services Portal located in Canvas.(Login is required to view the Training Service Portal in Canvas.)
Faculty can also visit the UM3D YouTube page where we frequently post How do I...videos.
What are the computer and other technical requirements for Canvas?
For best performance, Canvas should be used on the current or first previous major
release of Chrome, Firefox, Edge, or Safari. Because it's built using web standards, Canvas runs on Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS,
Android, or any other device with a modern web browser. Canvas has an app for use
on mobile devices Apple or Android.
How do I add a course template homepage in Canvas?
UM3D has received approval from the Registrar's office to auto-combine cross-listed
courses in Canvas. This new process will not require a faculty member to submit a
service request for courses to be combined. As long as the courses are cross-listed
in Banner(myMemphis). If the courses are not cross-listed in Banner(myMemphis). Your
department scheduler should put in tickets to the Registrar’s Office (before the start
of the semester) using the Section Maintenance Requests. Note: Some requests to cross-list sections may be subject to review.
What are some examples of sections that can be cross-listed in Banner(myMemphis) for
a course combine?
An undergraduate and undergraduate section – a 3000 and 4000 level
Regular sections taught with an embedded honors section
An undergraduate and a graduate section – a 4000 and 6000 level
A graduate and another graduate section – a 7000 and 8000 level
Undergraduate, undergraduate honors, and a graduate section
Different subjects (such as Art and Journalism) that teach similar material, but each
department has their own course
Triangle courses –cross-listed sections in Banner that may be taught at different
locations. These students are technically in one class though there are three or more