Building: Content for the catalog
The course repository contains content in
course-details.md that will be used to list your course in the Learning Lab catalog. This section explains that data and how it is used throughout Learning Lab.
Introduction to the config.yml file
Adding or editing catalog content
The following fields are automatically added to the
config.yml by the course creator. These fields are used throughout the Learning Lab course catalog.
The title of your course
A short description of your course
A slightly longer description of your course
Here's an example of what a course's
config.yml should looks like with these fields.
course-details.md file can be accessed by clicking the filename in the left panel of the course editor. Edit the file in the center panel to include:
Information on the technology you are teaching
How the learner will use it
What the learner will be able to do after completing the course
How the learner can get help during the course. This may include: an email address, twitter handle, public repository, or community forum you monitor and respond to.
Views of the catalog fields
Learning Lab displays the catalog fields in different ways, depending on the state of the course and the context of the information.
Course landing page, unregistered
Course landing page, registered