Remote Learning for Students

Accessing Your Course in Canvas

  1. To locate your online course(s) please log in to Canvas.
  2. Use your MDC username (ex: jane.doe001) and password to log in.
  3. Click on the 'Dashboard' link at the upper lift-side corner of the screen to view all of your classes.
  4. Click on the course link that appears under 'Courses' (e.g., ENC1101-2203-0110).
  5. Begin exploring the content of your course by utilizing the menu bar on the left side of your screen.
  6. Start by reviewing the syllabus and then continue by clicking on the course content.

Canvas: Help and Tutorials

Video Tutorials

These short on demand video tutorials are targeted just for you, explaining how to be successful in your online learning course environment.

Help and FAQs for Students

Frequently Asked Questions for students and their experience with Canvas.

Canvas Student Resources

MDC Online Student Orientation

MDC Online Student Orientation

A free, non-credit online orientation for students who are new to online learning, or those who may need a bit of a refresher.

  • Grow familiar with Canvas, MDC's Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Acquire the technical skills necessary to succeed in an online course
  • Discover more about MDC's processes and academic resources

Important Note: Though this orientation is geared toward fully online classes, this will be an extremely useful resource for students who are transitioning to remote learning.