How do I add text to a Module?

Canvas recently introduced a new page design called the New Canvas User Interface (UI). Depending on your Canvas view, your page design may vary from the images shown in this lesson. However, the functionality and location of the components remain the same.

You can add text to your Module when you add a new item.

Open Modules

Open Modules

In Course Navigation, click the Modules link.

Add Content

Add Content

Click the Add Item button.

Select Item Type

Select Item Type

Click the Add [Item Type] to drop-down menu and select the Text Header option.

Add Text

Add Text

Type the text you wish to add in the header field [1]. Open the Indentation drop-down menu and select the level of indentation for the text header [2].

Add Item

Add Item

Click the Add Item button to add text to the module.

View Module

View Module

View the new text header in your module.To publish a text header, click the unpublished icon. The hover text will confirm you want to publish the text header.