Canvas Release Notes April 2022

New Features

Account and Course Settings

Assignment Default Due Time Field

  • In the course settings, a default due time can be set for the course. This will be the default value when new assignments are created.
  • The Assignment Default Due time will not update existing assignments with due dates already set.

Updated Features


Apply Score to Ungraded Assignments

  • This change allows instructors to apply scores to ungraded submissions in bulk from an assignment group and Total column menus in the Gradebook.
  • This bulk update cannot be undone and should be used with caution.

New Quizzes

This Course Item Bank Filter

  • The This Course filter displays existing item banks within the current course.

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