Canvas @ EDC

Canvas is our specialist online VLE (Virtual Learning Environment) where every current student at East Durham College can access key course documents and information, view teaching and learning resources, submit written assignments and be part of a vibrant community of students on their course.

Canvas is our specialist online VLE (Virtual Learning Environment) where every current student at East Durham College can access key course documents and information, view teaching and learning resources, submit written assignments and be part of a vibrant community of students on their course.

It is simple to use and you will be given all the training you need to use it once you enrol as an EDC student.

Canvas lets you study anywhere that you can connect to the internet, at home, at college, on a bus…. giving you access to your work 24/7.

On Canvas an EDC student will find:

  • Course hand-outs and presentations
  • Assignments
  • Helpful links and online learning resources
  • College-wide announcements
  • Course calendar
  • Videos from your tutors and course materials
  • Info on the EDC Students’ Union
  • Discussion forums, quizzes and interactive content
  • Access to the Learning Resources Centre (LRC) content
  • Message your tutor and classmates

New services are being added all the time to improve our students experience of studying at East Durham College.

Getting there: https://eastdurham.instructure.com/

Current students just need to use their college email address, provided to them when they enrolled at College, to access their Canvas account. This would be your studentID@student.eastdurham.ac.uk

You can also download the Canvas app, available on the Apple App store and the Google Play store.