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Course Detail

ELUCV09 - Digital Accessibility for Teaching and Learning Resources (online)

This session is relevant for all colleagues who are involved in teaching or developing teaching materials. It outlines what Digital Accessibility means and explains the wider benefits of considering accessibility when creating digital materials.

In this course colleagues will
• Learn the importance of considering accessibility when creating digital materials
• Gain hands-on experience of identifying some of the accessibility challenges in creating digital content
• Get a suite of resources along with a checklist that will assist in making teaching materials more accessible.

You can also go through our Online course on Digital Accessibility (https://qmplus.qmul.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=12847) that covers all the objectives mentioned above.

The E-Learning Unit are running online training sessions for staff to get help with teaching remotely. These sessions are designed to show you the most commonly used functions of the tools, explore how you can use them with students, give you some hands-on practice and have your questions answered, supported by guidance documentation.

All sessions will be delivered online. Please access this session on the following link: https://qmplus.qmul.ac.uk/enrol/index.php?id=13361

The link above will direct you to a QMplus area where you can select the session you require (please scroll down the page to find the session you have booked on to).

You will be required to self-enrol on this course the first time you access it.

You can also access the session via the direct QMplus link and the Blackboard Collaborate guest link:

https://qmplus.qmul.ac.uk/mod/collaborate/view.php?id=1389622
and https://eu.bbcollab.com/guest/94de796c738740288c1d3662bfde7fc1

The sessions are available to all staff, but relevant to those who are directly involved in teaching and assessment. PhD students, please note these sessions do not contribute towards skills points.

Please use Firefox, Chrome or Safari when accessing the workshops run through Blackboard Collaborate – Internet Explorer (IE) and Microsoft Edge are not supported.


Objectives

Provided by: E-Learning Unit

Details

Date: Wednesday 21 October 2020

Venue: Online, Online, Online

Time: 11:00 - 12:00


Tutor

  • Mr M Singh