My professor of 2 classes that start next week posted a notification in canvas, but I cannot access these courses or his notification/message on canvas because it is telling me they are "future" courses. How do I access a future course?
Whether you can access future courses depends on whether your institution allows access to future enrollments. If you go to your Courses page (on the left, Courses > All Courses) you may have a section called "Future Enrollments". If the course is an active link you can click on it to access. If it is not a link, that means your institution has blocked access until a specified date. I would assume the start of the term.
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You could try contacting your professor to see if the announcement is something you need right now or is intended for you to see on the first day of the term when you gain access.
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