Timeline

SPH Canvas Roadmap (detailed transition milestones)

If you have questions about the timeline, please email sph-elearningsupport@umn.edu.

Summer 2017-Spring 2018

  • Advisory teams (staff and faculty) formed
  • Teaching use cases and needs assessments collected
  • SPH template development (for online and classroom-based courses)
  • Usability testing
  • Decisions on administrative roles, global settings, and data

Spring-Summer 2018

  • Templates finalized
  • Testing
  • Faculty/Instructor training development

Summer-Fall 2018

  • Pilot recruitment for Spring 2019 (classroom-based courses only)
  • Faculty/Instructor training development continues, components piloted
  • Pilot courses transitioned

Spring 2019

  • Pilot Spring courses in Canvas
  • Feedback gathered
  • Pilot recruitment for Summer 2019 (classroom-based courses only)
  • Fall 2019 online course transitions begin
  • Faculty/Instructor training finalized
  • Student resource training development

Summer 2019

  • Fall 2019 online course transitions complete
  • Spring 2020 online course transitions begin
  • Pilot Summer courses in Canvas
  • Feedback gathered
  • Deploy faculty/instructor/TA training
  • Deploy student resource training
  • Fall classroom-based courses transitioned

Fall 2019

  • All SPH courses in Canvas beginning this semester
  • Feedback gathered on available training and how courses are running
  • Summer 2020 online course transitions begin
  • Spring 2020 online course transitions complete
  • Spring classroom-based courses transitioned

Spring 2020

  • Feedback gathered on available training and how courses are running
  • Summer 2020 online course transitions complete
  • Unconverted Fall 2020 online course transitions begin
  • Summer classroom-based courses transitioned

Summer 2020

  • Unconverted Fall 2020 online course transitions complete
  • Unconverted Spring 2021 online course transitions begin

Fall 2020

  • Unconverted Spring 2021 online course transitions complete
  • Unconverted Summer 2021 online course transitions begin

Spring 2021

  • Unconverted Summer 2021 online course transitions complete

Unscheduled/Alternate Schedule

  • CPHEO/CE transition currently undefined due to lack of Destiny One integration with Canvas
  • Rothenberger Institute will be on an alternate schedule
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