To publish a course in Canvas:
1) Open Course
In the Global Navigation, click the Courses link and then click the name of course. You must publish a course before students can access it and its contents.
Note: Publishing a course will send invitations to any users who were manually added to your course. Users added via SIS import will not receive an invitation, they are automatically enrolled. Course invitations will not be sent until the course start date.
2) Publish Course
In the sidebar on the right-hand side, click the Publish button.
3) View Confirmation
4) Unpublish Course
If you need to unpublish your course, click the Unpublish button in the sidebar. Students who already received course invitations will not be able to access your course.
Note: Once your course contains a graded submission, you can no longer unpublish the course.
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