myCourses - Getting Started


This article describes the basic steps for building a course using the myCourses Learning Management System (LMS). The links below are listed in the order you should review. If you would like to attend a training or walk-in session see the links at the bottom of the article for the schedule.


To Get Started:

1. Go to and login using your UNH username and password

2. On the myCourses dashboard you will see your courses. Click on the course tile to access the course. Next steps are to start adding content to your course and then publish your course. Students are automatically added to the course and they will see your course once you have published it.

The list of articles below will get you started using myCourses. Watch the myCourses overview video to get a quick overview of the basics.

How to use myCourses by Canvas:

1. myCourses overview video. Getting Started Using myCourses video

3. Add a Syllabus myCourses - Add a syllabus to your course

4. Add course content - Add a Module

5. Add content to modules Using the Modules area

6. Add videos to your course Kaltura: An Overview

7. Add Assignments myCourses: Assignments User Guide

8. Using the Gradebook myCourses: Gradebook overview


Additional options for learning how to use myCourses:

  1. Check out the calendar for a myCourses training session or walk-in session.
  2. If you are not on the Durham campus, Canvas training can be conducted online. Enter a support ticket to request a Remote training session.
  3. Review the "Faculty User Guide" to see a list of commonly used myCourses by Canvas features.
  4. Read the Canvas help guides


Need additional help?

Please fill out this myCourses webform with as much detail as possible.


Article ID: 896
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