Create an assignment in Canvas for students to submit videos

Instructor Setup Instructions

To create an assignment for students to submit videos:

  1. Create an Online submission assignment in Canvas
  2. Select the Text Entry option (do NOT select Media Recordings)
  3. Select your other desired Canvas assignment settings
  4. Click Save and Publish
  5. Add a link to your assignment in the appropriate module in your course
  6. Verify that My Media is available in your course menu
  7. Share the Guide "General Instructions for Creating and Submitting Media to a Canvas Assignment" with your students

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