Canvas Course Types

Learn about different types of courses in Canvas to support your development process!


Development (Dev) Courses

Dev courses provide a staging area to prepare your course layout and materials before copying them into your Live courses when they are released each semester. Dev courses are available upon request to ATS.  

  • Development Courses will appear in your Canvas Dashboard after your request has been submitted. 
  • You can request a development course for each of the Live courses you will be teaching
  • Dev courses are will stay in your Canvas account indefinitely for reuse as needed.