Canvas Course Template

Options for Customizing the Course Navigation Menu

[Course Template Changes: Items denoted in yellow reflect the December 26th, 2018 course template changes]



Items always included in the Course Navigation Menu:
  • Home
  • Announcements
  • Assignments
  • Office 365
  • Grades

Items that appear by default, but can be removed:
  • Syllabus: [12/26/18] Instructors have the ability to remove Syllabus from their course navigation menu. The Syllabus page can be confusing when some or all assignments do not have due dates. 
  • Discussions: [12/26/18] Instructors have the ability to add Discussions to their course navigation menu. The addition of Discussions to the course navigation will ensure that students see discussion alerts on their Dashboard
  • Collaborations: [12/26/18] Instructors ave the ability to remove Collaborations from their course navigation menu. 
  • People: [12/26/18] Instructors have the ability to add People to their course navigation menu. Adding People to the course navigation will allow students to self-enroll in groups.

Items that do not appear by default, but can be added:
  • Attendance
  • Chat
  • Third Party Tools: Collaborate Ultra, My Media, and more

Items that cannot be added to the Course Navigation Menu:
  • Pages
  • Files
  • Quizzes
  • Modules
  • Conferences



Keywords:canvas, course, navigation, menu, template, change, syllabus, people, discussion, collaborations,   Doc ID:88165
Owner:Linda W.Group:UW Parkside
Created:2018-12-03 14:37 CSTUpdated:2018-12-03 15:05 CST
Sites:UW Parkside
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