How do I change the name of a section?

You can change the name of a section by editing your course Settings in Canvas.

Open Settings

Open Settings

In Course Navigation, click the Settings link.

Open Sections Tab

Open Sections Tab

Click the Sections tab to open the course sections.

Edit Section

Edit Section

Click the Pencil icon [1] to edit the course section.

Change Section Name

Change Section Name

You can change the section name by typing in the text box [1] and select Return (on a MAC keyboard ) or Enter (on a PC keyboard) to save your changes.

View Sections

View Sections

You can view the updated course sections in the same window.

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