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How do I view Assignments in the Canvas app on my Android device?

The Canvas app helps you keep track of all course assignments. You can also view newly created assignments or changes to assignments in the Notifications tab.

Instructors have limited support in Assignments.

The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.

Note: The Course Navigation menu matches the browser version of your Canvas course. If you are a student and Assignments is not available in Course Navigation, it will also be hidden from view in the app.

Open Course

Open Course

In the Dashboard, tap the name of the course you'd like to view.

Open Course Navigation

Open Announcements

Tap the Course Navigation menu.

Open Assignments

Open Assignments

Tap the Assignments link.

View Assignments

View Assignments

Assignments are organized into assignment groups.

To collapse and expand assignment groups, toggle the group arrow.

Open Assignment

Open Assignment

To view an assignment, tap the name of the assignment.

View Assignment Details

View Assignment Details

The app opens to the Details tab [1], which includes the assignment description. The assignment also displays the assignment due date, if any [2].

Instructor View

Instructor View

Instructors can view details of the assignment, including the points possible, assignment group, grading type, and submission type [1]. They can also edit assignment details [2].

View Assignment Submissions

View Assignment Submissions

To view assignment submission information, tap the Submissions tab.

Students can submit assignments, view comments from their instructor, and make comments.

Instructor View

Instructor View

Instructors can open assignments in SpeedGrader from within the Submissions tab.

View Assignment Rubric and Grade

View Assignment Rubric and Grade

To view the Assignment Rubric, tap the Grade tab.

Note: Rubrics cannot be viewed in graded discussions.

Points within Grades is currently not supported for instructors. Learn about instructor mobile grading options.