Canvas: Build a Homepage with Design Tools


[1-hour, webinar] Learn how to use Design Tools to create a homepage for your Canvas course. This webinar will cover how to use various Design Tools templates to create a homepage that has a course banner, Teacher or TA information block, and a list of course modules.

This session begins with an overview on how to build a course homepage using Design Tools. Following the overview, participants will create their own homepage using Design Tools.


  • Accessing Design Tools
  • Modifying Design Tools templates for your own use
  • Adding Teacher/TA blocks to a template
  • Providing a list of modules on a homepage

Who Should Attend

This webinar is intended for any faculty, staff and TAs who have experience with basic page building in Canvas and would like to go deeper in page design by using Design Tools.