DIS 382 :: Accessible Learning Technology
Spring 2017 @UH Manoa Outreach

CRN: TBA
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Thomas Conway
tconway@hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/09/2017 - 05/03/2017
Schedule Notes: Most instruction via Laulima or Canvas with some meetings/recordings in Blackboard Collaborate.
Course Description: This course covers U.S. Federal Laws and guidelines, accessible technology, creating accessible instructional media, developing long-term resources, advancing accessible social interaction between students and students with instructors, and using case studies as examples of good practices.
Textbooks: All reading materials will be posted online.
Technical Requirements: 1. Computer, IPad, Android, or Smart Phone with internet access.
2. Headphones or other means of accessing auditory information on the computer or telephone.
3. Microphone or other means of participating in live discussion and presenting, or telephone.
4. Additional installation of JavaScript and other setting adjustments may be required to access Elluminate/blackboard. Prior to our first scheduled class, go to http://www.blackboard.com/Platforms/Collaborate/Overview.aspx and click “support” to make sure your computer is set up to access ElluminateLive/blackboard.
Additional Notes: The instructor is committed to making this course fully accessible to all students, including modeling the principles of Universal Design for Instruction. If you have questions or concerns about course readings or requirements, or would like to request disability-related or other accommodations, please contact the instructor.
Updated: Thursday, October 6, 2016 11:10:50