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Canvas, Roles

This page has a link to Canvas documentation

The following contains information on the roles in Canvas and the privileges associated with each: https://community.canvaslms.com/t5/Admin-Guide/What-user-roles-and-permissions-are-available-in-Canvas/ta-p/102. Roles cannot be changed once a course has been concluded. 

Note: The role of "Grader" is a custom role for our campus instance of Canvas, and its privileges will not be found on the link above. Graders can do the following within a Canvas course space:

  • View Analytics
  • View Announcements
  • Send Messages to individual course members and the entire class
  • View Course Usage Reports
  • Post Discussions
  • View Discussions
  • Edit and View all grades
  • Select final grade for moderation
  • View audit trail for grades
  • View all student groups
  • View and link Question Banks
  • Read SIS Data
  • Create Student Collaborations
  • View Users List
  • View User Login IDs
  • View Users primary email address




Keywords:privileges, role, grader, teacher, teaching assistant, TA, designer, student   Doc ID:112936
Owner:Gaby V.Group:University of Illinois Technology Services
Created:2021-08-10 14:18 CDTUpdated:2022-08-18 10:01 CDT
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