Feb
3

Obtaining Access Report Data for an Entire Class

Created by Kona Jones Champion on Jan 23, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017 at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMgzloPrX4Q

Starts at 9:00 AM ยท Ends at 9:30 AM, MDT (America/Denver)

Description

Canvas provides an Access Report for each student, but you have to click on each student's name from the People page to get it. This quick demo will show you how to use the Obtaining and using Access Report data for an entire course canvancement to install a button on the People page that will create a .CSV file of the Access Report data for all students enrolled in the course. It will then show some ways you can obtain useful information from that data using Microsoft Excel. Although much of this data could be obtained through Canvas Data, this script makes it available to the instructor in real-time.

 

Objectives

Participants who attend the session will learn...

  • how to install a button on the People page that will create a .CSV file of the Access Report data for all students
  • very basics of how to use a pivot table to obtain useful information from the .CSV file of the Access Report data for all students.

 

Additional Resources

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMgzloPrX4Q