Full course description

DESCRIPTION


The TEO: Canvas Basics course is designed to prepare instructors to utilize the tools in Canvas to create and manage course materials. The course is divided into 5 modules and completion time is estimated 5-weeks.

Target Audience: New Online or Hybrid Instructors, Face-to-Face Instructors wanting to utilize Canvas in their class, anyone wanting to learn more about Canvas

Individuals who complete the course will receive a certificate of completion from the Mississippi Virtual Community College via the Academy Catalog.

COURSE OBJECTIVES


Upon completion of this course, learners will be able to

  • Navigate Canvas
  • Use Canvas tools to define personal settings
  • Describe the function of each Canvas tool presented
  • Set up a course according to prescribed standards
  • Demonstrate the use of Canvas tools to create teaching and learning materials
  • Compare Canvas communication tools
  • Demonstrate the use of student view in Canvas to complete various course activities
  • Define the purpose of the Mississippi Virtual Community College (MSVCC)
  • Identify key functions of the MSVCC Enrollment Tool
  • COURSE FACILITATOR


    Jennifer Powell

    JENNIFER POWELL

    Facilitator

    Jennifer Powell is an Information Systems Technology instructor at Jones Junior College in Ellisville, MS. She has been an IST instructor for almost 20 years. The 1st ten years of teaching she was dedicated to Web and Programming, and then moved to the administrative side for another 10 years and was the Dean of eLearning. In Fall of 2016, Jennifer returned full time to the classroom and is enjoying being back with the students and exploring new tools and technology!