Canvas: Planning and building quizzes

Course description

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This workshop focuses on how to plan and build your quiz to meet your specific needs.

Workshop outline:

  • Quiz tool overview​
  • Build a Classic quiz​
  • Getting support​
  • Work on Canvas site

Self-paced workshop

A self-paced version of this workshop is also available.


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 topic coordinators, plus anyone who is building quizzes in Canvas.

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

What you will learn

  • Confirm if the quiz tool is appropriate for your specific circumstances.​
  • Analyse the options/settings required for your assessment to operate as required.​
  • Construct your quiz according to your assessment scenario and preferred settings.

Prerequisites / assumed knowledge


Upcoming events

Thursday, 18th July 2024

Time: 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Location: Web conference

Monday, 12th August 2024

Time: 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Location: Web conference

Tuesday, 29th October 2024

Time: 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Location: Web conference

Please remember if you can't attend a course anymore please unenrol yourself or move to the waiting list so others can attend.

Waiting list

To be notified of upcoming events, you can add your name to the waiting list.