Assignments are used when you want to assess students' understandings of new information or skills that might have developed through class activities. Assignments can be assign to groups or an individual student.
Can be submitted online through a variety of ways: Text entry, file uploads, media recordings, Google Docs, URLs, or Canvas pages.
This type of assignment should be used to grade student response(s) to discussion topics.
- Quizzes & Surveys
Use when conducting survey or assessing a student's comprehension of course content.
How do I as a teacher create an Assignment in Canvas?
How do students submit an assignment in Canvas?
Submitting an assignment in Canvas will depend on how your assignment is set up by you as a teacher. The following resources provide helpful information on assignment submission in Canvas from the student point of view.