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The second Subject Area Accessibility Study starts today!

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The second Subject Area Accessibility Study starts today! We have 3 faculty investigating the best ways to make graphical interfaces and visual information in online courses accessible.

  • Susan Watson from Computer Applications
  • Gayathri Iyer from Computer Science
  • Marc Goodman from Computer Information Systems

The study is supported by Instructional Support/Distance Learning, Disability Services and the Deans of Instruction. Many thanks to them and our faculty.

We will post study updates on the study on this blog. I think it will be a very exciting study that not only benefits PCC, but other institutions and instructors struggling to provide accessible online content.

Stay tuned!

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