Good Practices

Use this checklist to create an accessible Canvas quiz.
Online assessments may be used to support instructional goals, even if your primary course format isn’t fully online.
If your course typically has timed, in-person, proctored exams, there are a number of options to consider if you wish to use online proctoring tools.
Design Exam to Be Open-Book Use the Canvas Quiz tool to create a timed exam that can be done open-book or in collaboration with others.
Conducting Remotely University policy allows for remote participation on doctoral preliminary & final oral examinations, and provides i
Create a Balanced Assessment Plan To support your larger summative assessments, include smaller assignments that will also assess the key learning outcomes.
Identify Instructional Needs If your students are performing a practical or applied assessment, use your instructional goals to help identify an appropriate solution.
Create a Balanced Assessment Plan As you create an assessment plan that includes both formative and summative assessments, consider how you are sequencing assessments, and where students will receive feedbac


  Description of issue Assignments with due dates that are using the TurnItIn external tool generate an error when copied into new course sites.  Instructors that click on the assignment in the new c
You can add a rubric to an assignment that uses standard submission types and External Tools such as Turnitin.
Turnitin is an originality checking and plagiarism prevention service that checks student writing for citation mistakes or inappropriate copying.


As part of a Turnitin assignment in Canvas, you must specify the settings that are allowed for student submissions.
As an instructor, you can enable Turnitin as part of a new Canvas assignment. Turnitin is enabled on a per-assignment basis in Canvas.
You to manage all Turnitin content and settings within Canvas.