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Anglia Ruskin University Learning Management System, Canvas

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Welcome to Canvas

student feedback Canvas is our world-class Learning Management System. It's where you'll access online information and activities relating to your studies, including module guides, teaching notes and supporting documents, as well as quizzes, discussion boards and collaborative learning activities.

You'll benefit from personalised notifications, real-time feedback, multimedia content and much more. And for ultimate flexibility, Canvas is accessible on mobile and desktop, so you can learn anytime, anywhere.

If you are studying with one of our partner organisations, please contact them directly for information on their online learning platforms.

Canvas features


Collaborative work spaces

Introduce yourself to other distance learners on your course and build meaningful connections.

Communicate with students anywhere in the world with real-time discussions.



"The most exciting thing is that videos and content are embedded within Canvas - I can watch videos on my phone when I'm travelling without downloading."

Nazia Hameed




Use Canvas anytime or anywhere using your computer, tablet or smartphone.



Course notifications and preferences

Recieve course information when and where you it - by email, text and social.



Integrated multimedia

Create and share audio, video, text, images and more at every point.




Receive feedback on your submitted work and assessment grades directly through Canvas.


All the support you need

Throughout your online studies you will be supported by a dedicated team of distance learning professionals. These include;


Course leader

A leading academic who is responsible for your course content, teaching and assessment.



Module tutor

Each module on your course is delivered by a specialist tutor, expert in that particular field of study.



Distance learning specialists

We have a dedicated team of facilitators who ensure you get the most out of your studies. They provide study support through Canvas, and are always on hand to answer any questions your may have.




We also have a dedicated IT team who can help you with any technical issues you may experience, such as problems logging in or accessing content.


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