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Canvas is a cloud-based learning management system that integrates digital tools and opens up for more variation in education.
As of August 2018, all students and staff at OsloMet must use Canvas.
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Help to canvas

Get an introduction to Canvas

This video gives you an introductions to: How to log on#Dashboard#Your account#How to change language settings#Manage notifications#Courses#Canvas-calender#Canvas-inbox (Duration 02:54 minutes)

How to log on?


  • Canvas Basic Course: Klick here for a list of courses or Drop-in.
  • Online introduction to Canvas: Canvas - get startet - course (in Norwegian)
  • Canvas-guides (eksternal page)
  • Drop-in: Drop-in at DIGIN, work on your course in Canvas and get help when you need it. You can also receive advice on teaching design and active learning. NB! Drop-in requires that you have basic knowledge in Canvas. Klick here 


How to define your language settings in Canvas

This is how you can change the language settings easily in four steps (pdf). Please also  mind our introduction to Canvas (video).

Canvas app 

Canvas Teacher app allows teachers to manage their courses and use Canvas more efficiently from a mobile device.


Contact your canvas-support at your Faculty. Please mind also the "Help"-button in Canvas.

Switching from Fronter to Canvas

From august 2018 on OsloMet will only use Canvas. If you want to take care of any documents, download what you want to save to for example your OneDrive. More information in English is under preparation. In the meantime you can find information in Norwegian or you can ask your Fronter/Canvas-contact.


Canvas help

If you have any questions relating to Canvas, you must contact your faculty via e-mail.

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