This unit introduces students to the concept of an ergonomically designed work space and repetitive strain injuries. Assignment and activities should take 3, 70 minute periods to complete. Students examine ergonomically designed work spaces as well as research exercises and prevention methods of repetitive strain injury. They will be able to identify proper posture, lighting and equipment placement. Students will also have an introduction to available design software like Photoshop. Students will research and produce a poster depicting safe practices in the computer lab.