Would you like to get more out of Canvas? Please register for an Advanced UM Canvas Workshop. Dates to be announced soon.

By the end of this course, you:

  • Are able work with Canvas sections and groups to effectively support UM tutorial groups and students collaborating and communicating in smaller (sub)groups
  • Can organise and perform teacher and peer feedback as learning and as assessment in Canvas through discussion boards and assignments.
  • Can organise product feedback in Canvas assignments using rubrics and speed grader
  • Know how to fill the UM Canvas Course template consistently, to support students with crucial course information and create your PBL coursebook (blokboek) using ‘create syllabus’

Course format
The course is offered through two-hour interactive f2f session for 6 to 20 participants and combines explanations with small individual and group assignments.

Want to do this workshop with your own department or other group of colleagues?
If you are with a group of 6 to 20 colleagues, you can request this workshop on an alternative date at your own faculty. Please send a mail to  with your request.

An introduction (face-to-face or online) can also be requested through your Canvas Faculty Support (scroll down for contact information).

See the recordings of the thematic webinars on Canvas and connected digital education tools. Examples of topics covered are designing and guiding discussions in Canvas, organising peer feedback and plagiarism.
More info and registration for coming webinars.


Please contact your faculty for support with course copy or with any other Canvas related questions. Find your faculty specific contact information below.

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences - FASoS

Student:  Or via the Student Portal UMlaunchpad.

Faculty of Law - LAW

Student: Or via the Student Portal UMlaunchpad.

Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience - FPN
Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life sciences - FHML
Faculty of Science and Engineering – FSE

FSE Pre-bachelor

Foundation Programme (FP):

Bachelor Programmes

Business Engineering  Student: , Employee:

Circular Engineering:

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence:

Maastricht Science Programme:

University College Maastricht:

University College Venlo:

Master programmes

Artificial Intelligence:

Biobased Materials:

Data Science for Decision Making:

Imaging Engineering:

Systems Biology:


School of Business and Economics - SBE

Student: AskSBE



Maastricht Sustainability Institute (formerly known as ICIS)

Student: AskSBE


Maastricht Graduate School of Governance – MGSoG


Student Service Centre - SSC

Centre for European Studies CES

Student and employee:

Language Centre