Designing Accessible Learning Content: A Practical Guide to Applying best-practice Accessibility Standards to L&D Resources
Authors: Susi Miller
Publishing Company: Kogan Page
Price: $52.95 (paperback), $160.00 (hardcover)
ISBN: (paperback) 978-1789668056, (hardcover) 978-1789668070
Published: June 29, 2021
This is a practical guide on accessibility for anyone involved in the design, creation, development or testing of online learning content. It provides detailed guidance on how to meet the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines making it essential reading for L&D professionals, instructional designers and course developers who need to comply with legal accessibility requirements. Using the author’s ‘eLearning Accessibility Framework’, Designing Accessible Learning Content demystifies sometimes complex technical accessibility standards and provides an easy to follow contextual framework uniquely designed for learning content created using any authoring tool. This book also demonstrates how creating accessible learning content can improve usability and provide the best possible learning experience for everyone. In addition, it offers essential background information such as a focus on disability, an overview of assistive technology and an exploration of the case for digital accessibility.