Introduction to Website Accessibility
November 16, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am EST
This workshop provides a non-technical introduction to digital accessibility as it relates to web content and documents. Participants will gain an understanding of the way people with disabilities interact with digital content and receive a high-level overview of WCAG 2.0 guiding principles and guidelines.
By completing this workshop, participants will:
- Understand accessibility and contributing factors
- Gain insights into the ways people overcome digital accessibility barriers and use assistive technologies
- Learn how how web accessibility impacts organizations
- Identify WCAG 2.0’s principles and guidelines
This workshop complements, and is suggested prior to, the “Strategies for Web Accessibility” workshop being the same day from 1-4pm.
The workshop covered a lot of information I was not aware of. Very informative!
Really helpful – videos and screen reader demo.
Great explanation of the experience of real users – what tools they use and expect.
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Accommodations available upon request.