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Accessibility 101: Principles of Inclusive Design Online Course – Registration is now open!

August 5 @ 8:00 am - August 30 @ 5:00 pm

homepage of Canvas classDue to popular demand, Ana Thompson, a Learning & Access Designer from the Office of Digital Innovation at UW Bothell, will offer again Accessibility 101: Principles of Inclusive Design. This fully online, asynchronous, 4-week Canvas course will start August 5, 2019 and end August 30, 2019. Registrants will be enrolled and notified the week before the course starts. There is no fee to take this course. 

This four-week course will cover the following introductory accessibility topics for UW Faculty and Staff:

  • Accessibility basics and Universal Design for Learning
  • Creating accessible documents and email
  • Accessible web content
  • Accessible Canvas content
  • Where to begin…

Optional topics:

  • PDF accessibility basics with Adobe Acrobat Pro
  • Accessible web design standards
  • And More Accessibility Lessons
  • In the classroom
  • Meetings and events
  • Webinars
  • Math/STEM
  • Excel spreadsheets
  • Student created content

This course will offer content, activities and assessments. Space is limited so register as soon as possible to ensure your spot. Expected times commitments are 3-4 hours per week, depending on your learning preferences. At the end of the course, a completion certificate and recognition will be awarded to everyone who completes the main topics and graded activities with a 85% or above final score. Special recognition will be given to anyone who also completes optional topics. Questions? Send email to: thomana@uw.edu.

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August 5 @ 8:00 am
August 30 @ 5:00 pm


Office of Digital Learning & Innovation