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AD1: Making accessible documents (Thur 7th Mar 10:00-11:00)

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FT/208, library 2nd Floor,other end from the lift

Through double doors to main area of library.

Fountains Learning Centre

York St John University

YO31 7RB

United Kingdom

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These courses are for students and staff at York St John University.


AD1: Making accessible documents

Prior knowledge: none

Making documents accessible is important for everyone, not just those with visual impairments, hearing impairments and mobility limitations. As well as being best practise, new regulations are coming into force for all websites. Learn how to make PowerPoint presentations, Word documents, Excel Spreadsheets and PDFs accessible in a few easy steps. This course can be customised for different teams or delivered to student groups.

This course includes:

  • Adding captions to images
  • Controlling the order in which screen readers navigate documents
  • Creating accessible tables
  • Using colour in documents
  • Adding meta-data to documents
  • Creating accessible hyperlinks
  • Using the built-in accessibility checkers
  • Discussion of different formats for accessible documents
  • Brief discussion of other YSJ systems

FAQ

Is this course open to anyone?

This course is only available to students and staff from York St John University.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email digitaltraining@yorksj.ac.uk

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, we have a list of bookings



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FT/208, library 2nd Floor,other end from the lift

Through double doors to main area of library.

Fountains Learning Centre

York St John University

YO31 7RB

United Kingdom

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