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Functions for interacting with courses

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Methods

(async) get(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<CanvasCourse>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets info on a specific course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to get info on
includeSyllabus boolean <optional>
If truthy, includes syllabus body
includeTerm boolean <optional>
If truthy, includes term
includeAccount boolean <optional>
If truthy, includes account Id
includeDescription boolean <optional>
If truthy, includes public description
includeSections boolean <optional>
If truthy, includes sections
includeTeachers boolean <optional>
If truthy, includes teachers
includeCourseImage boolean <optional>
If truthy, includes the course image
includeNeedsGradingCount boolean <optional>
If truthy, includes the number of students who still need to be graded
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<CanvasCourse>

(async) getUser(opts, configopt) → {Promise.<CanvasUser>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets info on a specific user in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
userId number Canvas user Id to get
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
includeEmail boolean <optional>
If true, user email is included
includeEnrollments boolean <optional>
If true, user's enrollments in this course are included
includeLocked boolean <optional>
If true, includes whether this enrollment is locked
includeAvatar boolean <optional>
If true, user avatar url is included
includeBio boolean <optional>
If true, user bio is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<CanvasUser>

(async) listDesignerEnrollments(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasEnrollment>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets the list of designer enrollments in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
activeOnly string <optional>
If truthy, only active enrollments included
includeAvatar string <optional>
If truthy, avatar_url is included
includeGroups string <optional>
If truthy, group_ids is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasEnrollment>>

(async) listDesigners(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets the list of designers in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
activeOnly string <optional>
If truthy, only active enrollments included
includeEmail boolean <optional>
If true, user email is included
includeEnrollments boolean <optional>
If true, user's enrollments in this course are included
includeLocked boolean <optional>
If true, includes whether this enrollment is locked
includeAvatar boolean <optional>
If true, user avatar url is included
includeBio boolean <optional>
If true, user bio is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>

(async) listEnrollments(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasEnrollment>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets the list of enrollments in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
types string <optional>
all list of enrollment types to include: ['student', 'ta', 'teacher', 'designer', 'observer'] Defaults to all types.
activeOnly boolean <optional>
If truthy, only active enrollments included
includeAvatar boolean <optional>
If truthy, avatar_url is included
includeGroups boolean <optional>
If truthy, group_ids is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasEnrollment>>

(async) listObserverEnrollments(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasEnrollment>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets the list of observer enrollments in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
activeOnly string <optional>
If truthy, only active enrollments included
includeAvatar string <optional>
If truthy, avatar_url is included
includeGroups string <optional>
If truthy, group_ids is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasEnrollment>>

(async) listObservers(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets the list of observers in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
activeOnly string <optional>
If truthy, only active enrollments included
includeEmail boolean <optional>
If true, user email is included
includeEnrollments boolean <optional>
If true, user's enrollments in this course are included
includeLocked boolean <optional>
If true, includes whether this enrollment is locked
includeAvatar boolean <optional>
If true, user avatar url is included
includeBio boolean <optional>
If true, user bio is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>

(async) listStudentEnrollments(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasEnrollment>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Get the list of student enrollments in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
activeOnly string <optional>
If truthy, only active enrollments included
includeAvatar string <optional>
If truthy, avatar_url is included
includeGroups string <optional>
If truthy, group_ids is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasEnrollment>>

(async) listStudents(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets the list of students in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
activeOnly string <optional>
If truthy, only active enrollments included
includeEmail boolean <optional>
If true, user email is included
includeEnrollments boolean <optional>
If true, user's enrollments in this course are included
includeLocked boolean <optional>
If true, includes whether this enrollment is locked
includeAvatar boolean <optional>
If true, user avatar url is included
includeBio boolean <optional>
If true, user bio is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>

(async) listTAs(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets the list of TAs in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
activeOnly string <optional>
If truthy, only active enrollments included
includeEmail boolean <optional>
If true, user email is included
includeEnrollments boolean <optional>
If true, user's enrollments in this course are included
includeLocked boolean <optional>
If true, includes whether this enrollment is locked
includeAvatar boolean <optional>
If true, user avatar url is included
includeBio boolean <optional>
If true, user bio is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>

(async) listTeachers(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets the list of teachers in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
activeOnly string <optional>
If truthy, only active enrollments included
includeEmail boolean <optional>
If true, user email is included
includeEnrollments boolean <optional>
If true, user's enrollments in this course are included
includeLocked boolean <optional>
If true, includes whether this enrollment is locked
includeAvatar boolean <optional>
If true, user avatar url is included
includeBio boolean <optional>
If true, user bio is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>

(async) listTeachingTeamMemberEnrollments(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasEnrollment>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets the list of TAs and Teacher enrollments in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
activeOnly string <optional>
If truthy, only active enrollments included
includeAvatar string <optional>
If truthy, avatar_url is included
includeGroups string <optional>
If truthy, group_ids is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasEnrollment>>

(async) listTeachingTeamMembers(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets the list of TAs and Teachers in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
activeOnly string <optional>
If truthy, only active enrollments included
includeEmail boolean <optional>
If true, user email is included
includeEnrollments boolean <optional>
If true, user's enrollments in this course are included
includeLocked boolean <optional>
If true, includes whether this enrollment is locked
includeAvatar boolean <optional>
If true, user avatar url is included
includeBio boolean <optional>
If true, user bio is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>

(async) listUsers(optsopt, configopt) → {Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>}

Source:
Author:
  • Gabe Abrams
Gets info on all users in a course
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object <optional>
object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
courseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id to query
types string <optional>
all list of enrollment types to include: ['student', 'ta', 'teacher', 'designer', 'observer'] Defaults to all types.
includeEmail boolean <optional>
If true, user email is included
includeEnrollments boolean <optional>
If true, user's enrollments in this course are included
includeLocked boolean <optional>
If true, includes whether this enrollment is locked
includeAvatar boolean <optional>
If true, user avatar url is included
includeBio boolean <optional>
If true, user bio is included
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint call (overwrites defaults that were included when api was initialized)
Returns:
Type
Promise.<Array.<CanvasUser>>

(async) migrateContent(opts, configopt)

Source:
Author:
  • Yuen Ler Chow
Perform a course content migration
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
opts object object containing all arguments
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
sourceCourseId number <optional>
default course id Canvas course Id of the source course
destinationCourseId number Canvas course Id of the destination course
include object object containing all items and their ids to include
Properties
Name Type Attributes Default Description
fileIds Array.<number> <optional>
[] list of file ids to include
quizIds Array.<number> <optional>
[] list of quiz ids to include
assignmentIds Array.<number> <optional>
[] list of assignment ids to include
announcementIds Array.<number> <optional>
[] list of announcement ids to include
discussionIds Array.<number> <optional>
[] list of discussion ids to include
moduleIds Array.<number> <optional>
[] list of module ids to include
pageIds Array.<number> <optional>
[] list of page ids to include
rubricIds Array.<number> <optional>
[] list of rubric ids to include
dateShiftOptions DateShiftOptions options for shifting dates
timeoutMs number <optional>
5 minutes maximum time in milliseconds to wait for course migration to finish
config APIConfig <optional>
custom configuration for this specific endpoint