Webinar recording - Canvas: Communication and collaboration

This is a recording of the live webinar. The webinar gives participants a brief overview of the communications and collaboration tools in Canvas.

Webinar recording of Canvas: Communication and collaboration


The session is designed to give participants who are unable to attend the in-person workshops the confidence to communicate with students and create a collaborative online learning environment.

Topics to be covered in this webinar are:

  • Sections
  • Groups
  • Group discussions
  • Group assignments
  • Communicating with students
  • Managing the calendar

Intended learning outcomes

At the completion of the workshop participants will be able to:

  • Describe the use of and differences between Sections and Groups within Canvas
  • Recognise how to set-up Group Assignments and Discussions
  • Identify how to communicate with students using Canvas Conversations (Inbox) and the Calendar function.

Workshop guides