Canvas: Communication

Course description

This workshop will focus on the different tools to communicate with students and staff in Canvas.

Workshop outline:

  • Discussions
  • Announcements
  • Chat
  • Inbox
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Where to get support
  • Time for hands-on work on your Canvas site

Self-paced workshop

Attend the self-paced workshop and study at a time of your choosing. Length: 1hr


Available on demand

A synchronous version of this workshop is available on demand. Minimum 5 people.



When should I study this workshop?

This workshop is best studied before you commence teaching in Canvas.

Type of course


Who should attend

This workshop is designed for all teaching staff, plus anyone communicating with students in Canvas.

View the Canvas training pathways to see which workshops are right for you.

What you will learn

  • Determine which communication tool is most appropriate for your particular situation
  • Configure the options/settings for the tool to operate as required
  • Set up the tool according to your scenario and preferred settings

Prerequisites / assumed knowledge

Welcome to Canvas workshop

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