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Accessible Resources

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Below is a list of the resources and references that have been used in the Accessible Resources section of the Community of Inclusive Practice.

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Article/Information
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La Trobe Resources and References

Policy

Academic Integrity Policy
Assessment Policy
Accessibility statement
Course Coordinators Procedure
Subject Coordinators Procedure
Undergraduate Curriculum Design Policy
Website Operational Procedure

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Guideline

Creating a more inclusive Adobe PDF document [DOCX] by Inclusive Resources Development
Creating a more inclusive Microsoft PowerPoint document [DOCX] by Inclusive Resources Development
Creating a more inclusive Microsoft Word document [DOCX] by Inclusive Resources Development
Inclusive curricula checklist
Quick video guide
Web accessibility guidelines

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Article/Information

Asynchronous online discussion
Drop-ins, Workshops and Consultations by Education Design Team
EchoSystem
Educational Technologies
Learning and Teaching Plan 2013-2017 [PDF]
Studying with a disability
Teaching technologies
TLHub LMS page
Using streaming online video in your course


External Resources and References

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Guideline

A Guide To Accessible Video [PDF] by Stamford Interactive
Creating accessible PDFs by Government Service Design Manual (UK)
Creating Accessible PowerPoint presentations by Microsoft Office
Documents, presentations and spreadsheets by JISC
Enhancing Presentations for the Multimedia generation by JISC
G200: Opening new windows and tabs from a link only when necessary by W3C Working Group
Guidelines for Accessible Assessment (2011) by Round Table on Information Access for People with Print Disabilities
Guidelines for Accessible E-text (2009) by Round Table on Information Access for People with Print Disabilities
Guidelines for Producing Clear Print (2011) by Round Table on Information Access for People with Print Disabilities
How To Caption A YouTube Video by Media Access Australia
Link Text by PennState University
Links and Hypertext by WebAIM
Making information accessible for all by European Blind Union
Microsoft Word by WebAIM
PDF Accessibility by the Australian Government
PDF Techniques for WCAG 2.0 by W3C Working Group
Quick Guides by University of South Australia
Responsibilities of Programme Leads and Subject Co-ordinators by Oxford Brookes University
SSA Guide: Producing Accessible Word and PDF Documents [PDF] by Social Security Administration
Three Flashes or Below Threshold by W3C Working Group
Universities Australia Guide-Information Access for Students with Print Disabilities
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0

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Article/Information

Accessible Information Design: Ensuring your printed materials are accessible for all students [PDF] by Edith Cowan University Centre for Learning and Development
Accessible Podcasting by Peter Batchelor and Jonathan O’Donnell
Accessible Print Materials by Association of Science – Technology Centers
Assessment and Exams by Australian Disability Clearinghouse on Education and Training (ADCET)
Audio and Video Accessibility by Portland Community College
Clickers information by University of Minnesota
Caption It Yourself by the Described and Captioned Media Program (DCMP)
Captioning YouTube Videos by The National Center on Disability and Access to Education (NCDAE)
Captions and Online Video by Australian Disability Clearinghouse on Education and Training (ADCET)
Color and Accessibility by PennState University
Color Combinations and Accessibility by Richard H. Hall
Colour contrast – why does it matter? by UK Government
Creating accessible examinations and assessments for disabled students by University of Strathclyde
Creating Accessible Microsoft Word 2007/2010 Documents by The National Center on Disability and Access to Education (NCDAE)
Creating accessible PDFs by Adobe
The CSU Online Learning & Teaching Model by Charles Sturt University
The design of online activities in English Studies: resource overview [PDF] by The Higher Education Academy
Dos and don’ts on designing for accessibility by UK Government
Four Good Reasons Why Students Need Instructor Feedback in Online Courses from Online Learning Insights
Further TELT Resources, Training Workshops and Webinars by University of New South Wales
How to make a Word document accessible by Portland Community College
The Importance of Accurate, Reliable and Timely Data [PDF] by Saul Eslake from ANZ Banking Group
Improving The Color Accessibility For Color-Blind Users by Adam Silver from Smashing Magazine
Lecture Recordings Process using Echo360 by University of New South Wales
The low-down on PDFs (for those who don’t already know) by Vision Australia
Make your PowerPoint presentations accessible by Microsoft Office
Making your content accessible in Blackboard by University of the West of England
Mainstreaming Captions for Online Lectures in Higher Education in Australia: Alternative Approaches to Engaging with Video Content by Mike Kent, Katie Ellis, Gwyneth Peaty, Natalie Latter and Kathryn Locke from Curtin University
PDF Document Accessibility by Portland Community College
PebblePad Help for Staff: How can I use PebblePad in my teaching?
PowerPoint Accessibility by Portland Community College
PowerPoint Accessibility by WebAIM
Procedure for Timely Course Materials Requisitions [PDF] by Cal Poly Pomona
Reducing reliance on PDF documents online by 4 Syllables
Students’ Experiences in Online Courses: A Study Using Asynchronous Online Focus Groups [PDF] by Connecticut Distance Learning Consortium
Techniques to engage the online learner by Virginia Junk, Nancy Deringer & William Junk
Tip Sheet for creating Accessible Print Documents [PDF] by GAATES
TurnItIn Accessibility Statement
Video Usability by Nielsen Norman Group
Visual Color Symbolism Chart by Culture: What Different Colors Mean in Different Cultures by Thought Co

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Case Study

How Closed Captions Increase Video Views, Rankings and ROI [Study] by Tubular Insights

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Tool/Software/Activity

Colour Contrast Analyser by Vision Australia
Contrast-A: Find Accessible Color Combinations by Konigi
Inaccessible documents by The Higher Education Academy
Learn to create more accessible Word documents by Microsoft Office

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Video

Creating Accessible PowerPoint Presentations by Academic Algonquin
Creating Accessible Word Documents by Academic Algonquin
Creating an Accessible PDF from a WORD Document by Academic Algonquin
Creating subtitles and closed captions by YouTube
Technology: Lectopia by University of Queensland
Web Accessibility Perspectives: Video Captions by Web Accessibility Initiative