Creating Accessible Content

Code: EDUC1860

Course description

During this course, you will learn to effectively create accessible Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and PDF documents. Students will also develop the skills necessary to make videos and other formats accessible. You will apply knowledge of Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and World Wide Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 to test and correct digital documents for compliance.

Course details

Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course? Contact the Credit Transfer Office.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022. Fall 2022 registration opens July 4, 2022.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery