You can create new discussions using the Canvas Student app.
The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.
Note: Creating a discussion is a course permission. If you cannot create a new discussion, this feature has been disabled in your course.
In the Courses tab, tap the name of the course you'd like to view. Or if it is available, tap the Discussions icon.
Create a title for your discussion in the title field . Enter the details of your discussion in the text field . If you want to allow your discussion to be a threaded discussion, swipe the slider . You can also add an attachment to your discussion with the Paper Clip icon . When you are finished, tap the Post link .