Quick Tips: Canvas Calendar and Weighted Grades

Submitted by eduplessis on Mon, 11/13/2017 - 9:18am

In this video, Liz du Plessis responds to instructor requests for help with Canvas following SRJC’s closure due to the fires. She shows...

  • How to use the Canvas calendar to quickly change due dates and how to change availability dates.
  • What happens when you unpublish modules or individual items in Canvas.
  • And how to weight your Grades in Canvas to maintain alignment with Course Outline of Record requirements for your course. 

Captioning for this video will be available within 48 hours of posting.



Videos are archived in the Distance Education: Teaching Tips course in Canvas, which also includes online Discussion forums for SRJC faculty. You will need to log in to Canvas to participate and subscribe to Discussions. Faculty are encouraged to pose questions, provide tips, and share experiences using Canvas and other teaching technologies.


Also see our Multimedia Creation tutorials and our online training module Canvas as a Pedagogical Platform. You can also sign up for a 1:1 consultation with our Instructional Designer, Liz du Plessis.

For immediate help with Canvas during the evening or weekend, call the Canvas Support Hotline. Click on the Help button in Canvas to see the number. It’s available 24/7, 365 days a year to all SRJC faculty and students.

In addition, you can always…