Fall 2017 Course Hub Sites Available

Course Hub sites for the latest version of the Spring 2017 academic course catalog are available online. When you login to the Course Hub at http://courses.miis.edu look for “Spring 2017” courses in your “My Semester Dashboard” menu to the left.

Here are the top tasks you can perform in Course Hub as you begin to prepare for the Spring term:

1. Check your Course Roster
Review a dynamic course roster with student names and headshots
Tutorial: How To View Class Roster

2. Upload your Syllabus
Provide students with your course syllabus before the first day of class
Tutorial: How to Add Course Syllabus to Course Hub

3. Link your Course to a New Canvas Site
Set up a new (empty of content) Canvas site for the Spring term. You need to do this step even if you are planning to import content from a previous term
Video: How to Add a Canvas Resource in Course Hub

4. Link Your Course Hub to Library E-Reserves
Simplify student access to your course Library E-Reserves
Video: How to add a Link to Library E-Reserves

5. Import & Re-purpose Content from a Past Canvas Site into a New Canvas Site 
Copy course content from a previous term into a new Canvas resource for the current term. Complete task #3 above before your import.
Tutorial: How to Copy Content from Another Canvas Course 

6. Import & Re-purpose Content from Moodle into a New Canvas Site 
Request an import or “rollover” of Moodle course content from a previous term into a new Canvas resource for the current term. Complete task #3 above before your import.
Rollover Request: Moodle > Canvas

7. Make your Canvas Site Visible to Students
By default, when a new Canvas resource is added to your Course Hub, the site is set to be invisible to students, allowing you to set up the site without them seeing it “under construction”.
Tutorial: Step-by-Step instructions to Update Canvas Resource Visibility

You may also direct questions to helpdesk@miis.edu or call Help Desk at (831) 647-6656.