How do I add an image to my Online@UT (Canvas) course card?

Tags Canvas

Here are the steps to follow to get an image on your course card:

  1. In Course Navigation, click the Settings link.
  2. Click the Course Details tab.
  3. You will see a box for Image - click the Choose Image button.
  4. To upload your own image, drag and drop an image from your computer into your browser window.
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    Browse your computer and locate an image.
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    Use an image from Unsplash.  Enter a search term in the Search field.  Search results display all related images with a Creative Commons public domain license and may include more than one page.
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    Choose from the UTK Course Card Images we've compiled for you.
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    Submit an OIT HelpDesk service request for our graphic designers to create a course card for you.
  5. Click the Update Course Details button.


  • For best practice, images should be approximately 262 pixels wide by 146 pixels high.
  • Accepted course card image formats include JPG, JPEG, GIF, and PNG.


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