General Information

Best for
High School students, Higher Education Students, Educators
Subjects
Arts & Humanities, Business, Education & Training, Health & Medicine, Management, Science & Technology
Type of learning
Academic
Course type
Free scheduled & self-paced courses
Languages
Mostly English (+ Dutch, French, Spanish & Portuguese)
Certification
Certification is dependent on the institution providing the course
Learning pathways
No
Mobile Apps
iOS & Android

Canvas Network is an open, online course platform launched by the American educational software company Instructure and powered by the Canvas open source learning management system (LMS). The platform allows institutions to provide classes to the public, setting their own course structure and teaching approach, and offers both K-12 and college level courses. The focus is more on offering a unique variety of courses than getting content from the most prestigious universities.

Tools & Features
  • 200+ free courses
  • 150+ partner institutions
  • Varied course formats
  • High school courses available
  • Discussion forums
  • Mobile apps – iOS and Android
Certification
Certification is dependent on the institution providing the course.

Course Info

Course Cost
Free Courses
Skill Type
  1. Academic
Course Type
  1. MOOCs
Course Format
  1. Scheduled
Course Language
  1. English
  2. French
  3. Portuguese
  4. Spanish
Credentials
  1. Free Course Certificates

Latest reviews

Number of courses
4.00 star(s)
Partner Institutions
3.00 star(s)
Course format
3.00 star(s)
Materials
3.00 star(s)
Instruction
3.00 star(s)
Assessment
3.00 star(s)
Accreditation
3.00 star(s)
Social tools & features
2.00 star(s)
Interface usability
3.00 star(s)
Pros: Wide variety of courses
Caters for both K-12 & college level learning
Cons: Variable course quality & format
Limited social tools & features
Awkward navigation
Canvas Network is a good resource to access courses on varied subjects, but the quality and features are totally dependent on the institution or individual providing the course.

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