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How Do I Change My Course Name and Course Number in Canvas?

Go to Settings

Go to Settings

In your course navigation bar, click the "Settings" button.

Update Course Details

Update Course Details

On the Settings page, you will first need to click on the "Course Details" tab [1].  

On the Course Details section, you can edit the Name [2] and Course Code [3].  

NOTE:  YOU MUST NOT CHANGE THE SIS ID [4].

Save your changes

Save your changes

Once you have made your updates, scroll to the bottom of the page and click the "Update Course Details" button to save your changes.

For more information about changing your course name:

Guides for the Settings tool (Vendor guide)

If you would like to learn more about this tool, please consider attending one of our workshops or schedule a one-on-one consultation: