[ 921INSYASWK13 ] KV Accessible Software and Web Design

Es ist eine neuere Version 2021W dieser LV im Curriculum Master's programme Business Informatics 2022W vorhanden.
(*) Unfortunately this information is not available in english.
Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Computer Science Klaus Miesenberger 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Computer Science 2013W
Objectives Students develop

- basic awareness and understanding of the importance of web and software accessibility

- knowledge about guidelines, techniques and tools for implementation of accessibility

- practical skills in evaluating accessibility of software and web pages/applications

- practical skills in development and design and development

Subject - Potential and importance of ICT for people with disabilities and the ageing population

- Assistive Technologies and requirements towards implementation of systems and their HCI related to requirements of vision, hearing, motoric, cognitive and psychological disabilities

- Knowledge and skills in applying web accessibility guidelines, techniques, tools and standards of accessible web and software engineering

- Practical examples of of evaluating and (re)designing for accessibility

- Knowledge on how to best implement software and web accessibility into software engineering processes

Criteria for evaluation Participation, contribution, exam and quality of practical examples
Methods Combination of presentation, discussion and practice
Language German or English (on demand)
Study material -

- handout

- up to date literature

Changing subject? Yes
Further information
Corresponding lecture (*)in collaboration with 921INSYKBSK13: KV Knowledge Based Systems (3 ECTS) -or- 921INSYIISK13: KV Integrated Information Systems (3 ECTS) -or- 921INSYIREK13: KV Information Retrieval and Extraction (3 ECTS) equivalent to
INMIPKVKCSY: KV Knowledge-centered Systems (4,5 ECTS)

in collaboration with any Complementary course (1,5 ECTS) in the master's program Computer Science equivalent to
INMAWKVBFSE: KV Barrierefreie Systementwicklung (3 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment