Quercus Video Tour for Learners


Quercus (powered by Canvas) is a learning management engine, and is the University of Toronto’s main online teaching and learning platform. Quercus is fully web-based and is the platform you may use to access course content, submit assessments, and interact with your instructor and other learners using a range of tools. Your Quercus course site will be the “virtual classroom” where you, your instructor, and the other course learners will interact throughout the duration of the course.


Below is a video tour of Quercus that covers:

  • Access Credentials Letter
  • Logging in to Quercus
  • Account Settings, including Notifications
  • Quercus Navigation and Dashboard
  • Course Homepage
  • Course Content
  • Discussions
  • Assignments

The Quercus video tour will support you in preparing for any course at SCS that use the platform.

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