Canvas Transition: Request a Copy of Your Moodle Course

To keep your original Moodle course site in tact, request a copy to use for the transition to Canvas.

Requesting a copy of an existing course

  1. Log into Moodle.
  2. Go to Course Site Request Form.
  3. Enter Course Site Details as follows:
    1. Course site title: Prepend COPY to the Course full name of the original Moodle site.
    2. Short title: Prepend COPY to the Course short name of the original Moodle site.
      Course copy site request form, course site title and short title fields filled in
    3. Select the appropriate category for Institution/primary Moodle category.
    4. Select the appropriate category for College/secondary Moodle category.
    5. Select Instructor for Your role in the course site
  4. Copy the URL from the original course site.
  5. Scroll down to the Existing course to copy section.
  6. Paste the URL in the URL field.
  7. Enter the text below in the Special Instructions field.
    "This course is being copied for the Canvas transition."
  8. Click Submit.

The request may take some time to process. When complete, you will get an email containing a link to the newly copied course site.