Creating Accessible Learning Materials

Making Digital Content Accessible is a very important way of ensuring access to our programmes for as many people as possible. Accessible Content is a central tenet of Universal Design for Learning (UDL). By following a number of simple guidelines we can improve the learning experience for many. The following are guidelines and resources for Creating Accessible Documents, Creating Accessible PDFs and Creating Accessible Web Content.

Creating Accessible Documents
Creating Accessible Web Content 
Creating an Accessible PDF 

 

Some generally useful Resources:

W3C Web Accessibility Initiative Website
Web Accessibility in Mind (WEBAIM) Website
WEBAIMS WAVE Tool is a useful Automatic Accessibility Web Page Checker - Simply submit URL for Audit
Centre for Excellence in Universal Design Web Accessibility Techniques
Universal Design for Learning CAST
Universal Design for Learning Center
MOOCAP Open Educational Resources