Introduction to Accessibility and Universal Design for Learning (ONLINE 1/14/19 thru 4/19/19)
This session counts toward the BUILD Certificate.
NOTE: This is an asynchronous workshop that will open on 1/14/2019 and be available thru 4/19/2019. Completing the workshop should require 8 hours. The workshop is self-paced and facilitated. All work must be completed by 5/3/19.
This workshop is an introduction to designing courses that are usable and accessible for all users, regardless of their differing capabilities. In addition to familiarizing participants with the fundamental issues and ideas of universal design and accessibility, the workshop is intended to inspire further exploration of and advocacy for designing materials that benefit all students and help them achieve their educational goals. Although the focus of the workshop is on online learning, much of the material is applicable to face-to-face teaching and to any learning environment that uses digital materials. Workshop content is organized into three modules:
Facilitated by Kevin Wilson