You can use the Rich Content Editor to create a bulleted or numbered list.
The Rich Content Editor is used in features that support the editor (Announcements, Assignments, Discussions, Pages, Quizzes, or Syllabus).
Open Rich Content Editor
Open the Rich Content Editor using one of the Canvas features which support the Editor and type the text you'd like bulleted or numbered. Press Enter between each item.
Click the Bulleted List icon to make bulleted list . Click the Numbered List icon to make a numbered list .
Click the Save button.
Note: When using the Rich Content Editor in Assignments, Discussions, Pages, and Quizzes, you have the option to Save & Publish. When using the Rich Content Editor in the Syllabus and Discussions pages, the Save button may appear as “Update Syllabus” or “Post Reply”.