Canvas - Create a Master Course

Faculty can create their own Master Course in Canvas.


The following instructions are for creating Master Course shells. A Master Course is used to develop course materials that will be used for academic purposes (courses built into TitanWeb). If you need of an empty course shell for a non-academic course, such as employee training or departmental intranets, please email and request an empty course shell. If you have any questions please contact for help.
Create Master Course in Canvas
  • Login to Canvas using your NetID from
  • Choose the "Help" button in your Global Navigation (bottom left of your browser window)
  • Choose the "Create a Master Course" link from the help flyout menu
  • Fill out the form using the naming conventions below (we use this to help make it easy to find your course if you have a problem
    • Course Name: your course name + (MC)  
      • example: European Art (MC) 
      • example: MC_ART_100_JONES
  • Choose your department
  • Submit

Keywords:canvas faculty mastercourse master course   Doc ID:83671
Owner:Brian L.Group:UW Oshkosh
Created:2018-07-13 13:58 CDTUpdated:2018-09-28 15:09 CDT
Sites:UW Oshkosh
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