Faculty: This example post demonstrates how you can provide information about each class for your students. It uses the category “Classes” and can be found under Activities > Classes in the site menu. Use the suggested outline below to structure your class posts.

Class Info

  • Date: Add date
  • Meeting Info: Add online details or in-person location

To-Do Before Class

  • Check your City Tech email regarding your membership to this course OpenLab site.
  • You should be members prior to class start.
    If not search for this course in OpenLab COMD1127 and THIS COURSE Specific Section Number<< Number Here>>
  • If you have access to InDesign have it open prior to class time
  • Student Survey Form



  • Introduce students to OpenLab and This course site.
  • Have students be able create a post, correctly categorize and name files, insert images and join online discussions
  • Provide an overview of class structure and activities
  • Briefly introduce history of typography to prepare for the next class


  • Video short- History of Typography

To-Do After Class

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