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Add a Banner to a Canvas Course Site
The guides below will help you add a banner to your course, and have it appear on your course Home Page.  
Things to note:
  • You must first have the banner (image file) on your computer (or already uploaded to your Canvas course Files). 
  • The Home Page is the first page you and your students see when entering your Canvas course.
  • A banner can be added to any Canvas course Page. 
First create a page, set it as the front page, and then change the Course Home page to use it:
A banner image can now be added to the Home Page by editing it, and embedding the image using the Rich Content Editor.
If you set your course Home Page to be Syllabus, you can easily add a banner image at the top by following the link above: "How do I (add) embed images onto a Page using the Rich Content Editor?