A full programme of training is available to help you to develop and enhance your academic modules in Canvas. A description of the training and support activities available to all staff is outlined below.


 

1. Ready, Steady… Canvas! Virtual Sessions

Ready Steady…Canvas! This 45-minute online session will be a step-by-step on the basics of getting a course ready for the first week of the semester during which you can interact and ask questions. We are currently running regular sessions. Register for a session below and you can follow along from the comfort of your office!


 

2. Get Ready – GO LIVE!

Short virtual session with time for Q&A at the end. This is a follow-on session from Ready, Steady..Canvas! These focused sessions will deliver key information to help you put the finishing touches to your module in time for Semester 2. Why not grab a coffee and join us online from the comfort of your office.

This 45 minute virtual session is a follow on course from Ready, Steady..Canvas! and will cover:

  • Setting up and managing student groups and sections
  • Setting up a Turnitin assignment
  • Course settings
  • Validate your links
  • Publish your course

Session dates/times:

Fri 10 Jan – 13:00-13:45 Complete

Mon 13 Jan – 13:00-13:45 Complete

Weds 15 Jan – 09:15-10:00 Complete

Fri 17 Jan – 13:00-13:45 Complete


 

3. Canvas Assignment Essentials

Now that your module is up and running, the 60 minute Canvas Assignment Essentials workshop is highly recommended as it takes you through steps required to set up assignments and weighting on your Canvas course, explore Gradebook, Speedgrader and the Turnitin integration within Canvas.

Upcoming Dates:

  • Wednesday 19 February – 10:00-11:00
  • Wednesday 18 March – 14:00-15:00

 

4. Guided 1-2-1 Support Sessions

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Guided 1-2-1 support sessions are available to Module Conveners or Programme Teams, (subject to availability). Work alongside a Canvas expert to fast-track the course development process.

Consultation sessions are available to Module Conveners at their desks and/or Programme Teams within Schools.

Please note that 1-2-1 sessions are subject to availability. You can use the calendar links listed directly below to check availability and to book a 1-2-1 session with support representative(s) available to you within your Faculty/School:

Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (AHSS)

SCHOOL

CONSULTANT

School of Arts, English and Languages

Emma McAllister – Digital Learning Developer (AHSS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Laura Farling – Digital Learning Developer (AHSS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Jenny Reid – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics

Emma McAllister – Digital Learning Developer (AHSS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Laura Farling – Digital Learning Developer (AHSS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Aaron Crozier – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

School of Law

Emma McAllister – Digital Learning Developer (AHSS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Laura Farling – Digital Learning Developer (AHSS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Steph Dougherty – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Jill Harrison – e-Learning Developer (SSESW) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Emma McAllister – Digital Learning Developer (AHSS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Laura Farling – Digital Learning Developer (AHSS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Steph Dougherty – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Queen’s Management School

Emma McAllister – Digital Learning Developer (AHSS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Laura Farling – Digital Learning Developer (AHSS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Aaron Crozier – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences (EPS)

SCHOOL

CONSULTANT

School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Tom Dore – Digital Learning Officer (EPS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Steph Dougherty – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Shelby Hanna – Digital Learning Officer (EPS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Aaron Crozier – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

School of Mathematics and Physics

Tom Dore – Digital Learning Officer (EPS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Steph Dougherty – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Aaron Crozier – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Shelby Hanna – Digital Learning Officer (EPS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Aaron Crozier – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

School of Natural and Built Environment

Tom Dore – Digital Learning Officer (EPS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Jenny Reid – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

School of Psychology

Shelby Hanna – Digital Learning Officer (EPS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Jenny Reid – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Faculty of Medicine, Health & Life Sciences (MHLS)

SCHOOL

CONSULTANT

School of Biological Sciences

Kirsty Gillen – Digital Learning Developer (SBS) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Jenny Reid – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

Steph Dougherty – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Aaron Crozier – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Matt Birch – eLearning Developer (N&M) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

Jenny Reid – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW

School of Pharmacy

Steph Dougherty – Digital Learning Consultant (CED) >>BOOK 1-2-1 NOW