miércoles, 4 de diciembre de 2019

Día Internacional de las Personas con Discapacidad

Ayer, 3 de diciembre, se celebró el Día Internacional de las Personas con Discapacidad.

Para celebrarlo, el W3C anunció la apertura de su curso Introduction to Web Accessibility, ofrecido en la plataforma edX. El contenido del curso es:


This course is based on the open curricula from the W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI).
Module 1: What is Web Accessibility (2 sections)
  • Introduces the broad scope of digital accessibility through real stories of people with disabilities
  • Examples of how accessibility impacts the lives of interacting in the digital world
Module 2: People and Digital Technology (5 sections)
  • Explores how people with different disabilities use various assistive technologies and adaptive strategies
  • Introduces accessibility barriers and accessibility solutions
  • Explores how design decisions impact interactions
  • Explains the essential components of web accessibility
Module 3: Business Case and Benefits (2 sections)
  • Presents direct and indirect return of investment and the organizational business case
  • Explains the broader benefits for everyone, with or without disability
Module 4: Principles, Standards, and Checks (5 sections)
  • Covers international accessibility standards from W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
  • Explains the guiding principles of web accessibility: Percievable, Operable, Understandable, and Robust (POUR)
  • Guides through first steps in checking accessibility and applications
Module 5: Getting Started with Accessibility (2 sections)
  • Explains approaches for integrating accessibility into your design and development processes
  • Provides tips to get started with accessibility right away

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