This year, UBC is transitioning from Connect to Canvas, our new online course platform. By September 2018, Canvas will have completely replaced Connect. But until then, there’s a good chance you’ll have courses in both systems. Like many students at UBC, you may find yourself switching between multiple learning platforms—not just Connect or Canvas, but also external […]
You’ve been assigned to a group in Canvas. Now what? You visit the Group Homepage, of course! This Canvas feature functions like a group-exclusive mini-course, where you’re able to do some things you can’t do in your actual course, like post announcements and create group discussions.
As students at UBC, Connect has become an old friend. Whether it’s been your cramming partner every night at 2 am or a distant relative you only see once a term, you’ve likely gotten familiar with UBC’s main online learning system. Now that UBC is starting to transition away from Connect, it got us wondering—what […]
Starting in September, UBC will begin to use Canvas to deliver online course content to students. And by September 2018, Canvas will have completely replaced Connect at UBC. What can we expect from this new system?