Export and Download your Course from Blackboard

Export and Download Course Zip file from Blackboard Go to your Blackboard course Go to > Control Panel >Packages and Utilities Click on Export/Archive Course Click on Export Package button   Select the Course Materials to Export: Content Area (only check Assignments, Tests, Quizzes or Exams) Announcements Calendar Discussion Board […]

How do I view VeriCite reports as an instructor?

Information on how to read VeriCite’s originality reports is available from their website at: Old Report UI: How do I navigate a VeriCite report?    * will become unavailable after 8/7/2017 New Report UI: How do I navigate a VeriCite report? For information on how to grade a VeriCite enabled assignment […]

How to Create a VeriCite Assignment

This article demonstrates how to setup a VeriCite assignment in your Canvas course.  If you are looking for information about about the VeriCite service please see the VeriCite article. Assignment Setup From the course menu click on Assignments.   Click the blue + Assignment button at the top right of […]


VeriCite is a cloud-based service that identifies plagiarism by comparing submitted work against a database of sources.  UNF upgraded the VeriCite Canvas integration at the start of Summer 2017 introducing it as an option in native Canvas Assignments opposed to a separate assignment type. VeriCite converts student submissions into plain […]

How To Reconcile Student Names In Canvas And Banner

The University of North Florida recognizes that many students, faculty, and staff prefer to use names other than their legal names to identify themselves. As long as the use of a preferred name is not for the purpose of misrepresentation, UNF acknowledges that a preferred name should be used whenever […]

Embedded Video is Shareable

Video uploaded to Canvas, either through Files or the Record/Upload Media option, is not secured behind Canvas’s login and can be shared publicly as described below. Embed a video in a Canvas course as instructed in Canvas’s article, How do I embed a video in a page in my course? […]

Enrolling Users Into a Course

Instructors may add additional users to Canvas sites. However, students should not be manually enrolled through Canvas. Students officially registered for a course through Banner are automatically enrolled in courses. For more information about student enrollments in Canvas click here. There are 4 roles to which an Instructor can add a […]

Student Enrollment

Students are added to Canvas course automatically. If you discover that students are not being added properly or enrollments are missing, please contact CIRT at cirtlab@unf.edu. For information on enrolling TA’s, designers, or observers click here. All changes to a student’s enrollment status has to be done in the SIS.  […]

How cross-listing works and what happens when de-cross-listing a course?

In Canvas you are permitted to combined course sections by cross-listing them.  For more information on how to cross-list courses read, Cross-Listing and De-Cross-Listing Courses. How Cross-Listing Works The cross-listing functionality works by moving the course enrollment information, both student and instructor, from one course section into another thus allowing […]