Jisc RSC Eastern VLE forum March 2013 'Core of learning

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E-Learning, Moodle and accessibilty Presented by Alistair McNaught, TechDis


  • 1. VLEs and accessibility Getting to the core of learning
  • 2. The outer skin
  • 3. Interface questions - 1 Key questions: Can users change colour schemes? How? How do they know?
  • 4. Interface example 1
  • 5. Interface example 2
  • 6. Interface questions - 2 Will the interface speak to me? If so how do I find out about it? If not why not? (free plugins, free voices, whats the problem?).
  • 7. Interface example 3
  • 8. Interface example 4 Read out clipboard with tracking Read audio only or save as MP3
  • 9. Interface questions - 3 Has it been tested with disabled users? If so did it include screen reader users? Did it include mouse-only users who are sighted (who therefore lack some of the navigation tools built into a screenreader) What were the results? Where would I find any resulting tips?
  • 10. The middle bit content
  • 11. Are documents delightful? - 1
  • 12. Are documents delightful? - 2
  • 13. Are PowerPoints purposeful?
  • 14. Are people empowered? Audio Images Video Online Mobile Screen capture
  • 15. The core activity
  • 16. Does Bloom blossom? See ITQ for Accessible IT practice sample course for Word.
  • 17. Is quality assured?
  • 18. Further references www.jisctechdis.ac.uk/tbx www.jisctechdis.ac.uk/accessibilityessenti als www.jisctechdis.ac.uk/xerte Itq.jisctechdis.ac.uk See also the exciting new Discover Jisc project led by Jisc TechDis