Canvas Steps for Success

Welcome to Canvas at PC!

Are you enrolled in an online, hybrid, or in-person class that uses Canvas? If so, this page will provide useful tips on being successful in these classes.

Test Your Online Readiness

Take this online readiness self-assessment test.

You will get valuable feedback about your strengths and weaknesses related to online learning. You can use this feedback to 1) identify and improve the weaknesses that might impact your success in a hybrid or online class and 2) draw upon your strengths to enhance your performance in a hybrid or online class

It is important you have good computer skills to succeed in hybrid and online courses. Minimally, you should know how to:

  1. Receive email using your Maricopa Gmail address.
  2. Create a word processing document in Word or Google Docs.
  3. Upload files from your computer to Canvas.
  4. Copy and paste between computer applications.
  5. Navigate the Internet in Chrome, Firefox or Safari (this includes working with multiple tabs and/or browser windows).