Canvas: Course Analytics

Canvas Course Analytics, a new tool that provides course-level insights into students’ engagement and performance, is now available. This tool provides instructors with interactive, actionable and easy-to-use dashboards to answer the most common student performance and participation questions. Course Analytics is an opt-in LTI tool. 

To enable this tool in your course go to:

  1. Settings
  2. Navigation
  3. Analytics Beta, and enable the tool. 
    Steps: how to enable course analytics

Remember to save!

Currently, Canvas Course Analytics is only available at the course level for admin, instructor, TA, and designer roles. Students and observer roles cannot view analytics through this tool.

To learn more about Course Analytics, a demonstration course has been created. This Canvas course site is your opportunity to explore the Canvas Course Analytics tool and gain insight into how to use it in your own course. The course contains test student data so you may interact with the Canvas Course Analytics tool in a meaningful way. 

Click on the image below to go to the site (you will be prompted to log in).