How do I add a section to my course?

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 a section to your course by editing your course Settings in Canvas.

Open Settings

Open Settings

In Course Navigation, click the Settings link.

Open Sections

Open Sections

Click the Sections tab.

Add Section to Course

Add Section to Course

Add a new section to your course by typing the name of the section in the add section field [1] and clicking the Add Section button [2]. You can add as many sections as are necessary.

View Sections

View Sections

View your newly added sections. The sections will be listed in chronological order with the older sections appearing at the top and the newer sections at the bottom.