Media & UDL

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Media & Universal Design for Learning

Welcome to Media & Universal Design for Learning! The goal of this course is to support educators in developing inclusive learning environments and experiences. Now more than ever, it is important for teachers to understand how the educational content they create can either facilitate learning or prevent learners from accessing critical information.

What You Will Learn

Topics

  • Creating accessible media (PDFs, Word documents, and image & video-based content)
  • Universal Design for Learning
  • Assistive technology

Course Outline

Unit 1

In this unit, you will:

  • Generate a list of resources and online communities to use as a reference for accessible media creation
  • Discuss whether advocates are taking a "accommodation" or "inclusion" approach
  • Determine which type of assistive technology would most likely be used to access digital information
Unit 2
Unit 3
Unit 4

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