University of Oregon

Making Course Documents and Materials Accessible to all Students Workshop: November 13, 2018

Please join us for a workshop on Universal Design for Learning!

Knight Library 41
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Light snacks and refreshment will be provided.
Please bring a laptop/device and a word document (e.g. syllabus, assignment instructions, etc.)
Word Document Demo

Please RSVP to this workshop! (The link is deactivated once the workshop has past)

Description:

Engage with Universal Design for Learning principles and learn best practices for making your course documents accessible and inclusive to all.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand Universal Design for Learning and inclusivity concepts
  • Create accessible Word documents
  • Create accessible PDFs from a Word document
  • Create accessible PDFs from a scanned text (book, articles, etc.)
  • Learn how to check accessibility in Word and PDFs

​Pre-Workshop Assignment: 

Before the workshop, review one or both of these great resources: 

  • Please review Anne Gibson's "An Alphabet of Accessibility" article.
  • Please take ~11 minutes to watch Portland Community College's "To Care & Comply: Accessibility of Online Course Content". 

During the workshop we will have time to dicuss & engage with the content from the article & video.

 

Video Credit: Portland Community College Disability Services
Image Credit: Utah Education Network Course

 

Illustration of diverse learners
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