Canvas @ YaleInstructor Guides Setting Up Your Course SiteHow do I re-organize my Course Navigation?

How do I re-organize my Course Navigation?

1. In your course navigation menu, click on Settings [1].

2. One you are in the Settings are, click on the Navigation tab [2].

3. The Navigation area is broken into 2 section - and upper section [3] and a lower section [4].

The upper section [3] displays your current course navigation menu - it shows all the tools that are visible to students and the order in which they appear.

The lower section [4] displays tools that are currently hidden from the student view.

4. You can modify your navigation menu as follows:

  • TO HIDE TOOLS FROM THE STUDENT VIEW, drag the tool from the upper section [3] to the lower section [4] of the page.
  • TO ADD TOOLS TO THE STUDENT VIEW, drag the tool from the lower section [4] to the upper section [3].
  • TO REORDER TOOLS, drag and drop the tools listed in the upper section [3] into the order you want them to appear in the course navigation menu.  

5. When you are done, click Save at the bottom of the page to save all of your changes.

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