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How do I filter or find a course in an account?

You can filter courses within your Managed Accounts in Canvas.

Open Account

Open Account

In Global Navigation, click the Admin link [1], then click the name of the account [2].

Filter Course

Filter Course

To show courses from a term, click the Add Terms drop-down menu [1]. Terms are grouped by active, future, and past terms. The Default term always displays at the top of the menu.

If you want to hide courses with no enrollments, click the Hide enrollmentless courses checkbox [2].

To sort courses in the course display, click the Sort drop-down menu [3]. Courses can be sorted by A–Z (by course name, ascending), Z–A (by course name, descending), oldest to newest (by course creation date, ascending), and newest to oldest (by course creation date, descending).

Click the Filter button [4]. The Courses page will display all filtered results.

Filter Blueprint Courses

Filter Blueprint Courses

If your institution has enabled Blueprint Courses and you only want to filter by blueprint courses, click the Show only blueprint courses checkbox.

Find Course

Find Course

You can also search for a course directly. In the Find a Course field, type the name of the course or the SIS ID.

Note: You can use the Find a Course functionality in addition to the course filters.

Find Specific Course

Select Course

Canvas generates a list of courses based on the course entry. If the course name displays, click the name of the course.

Find All Courses

Select Course

To view all courses related to your search term, click the Go button.

The Courses page will display all search results.