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Designing for usability and accessibility in 3D virtual worlds

Minocha, Shailey and Reeves, Ahmad (2010). Designing for usability and accessibility in 3D virtual worlds. Learning Technology, 12(2) pp. 4–6.

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In the Special Theme issue on Usability Aspects in Technology Enhanced Learning of the Learning Technology Newsletter of IEEE Technical Committee on Learning Technology (TCLT),, Minocha and Reeves discuss design considerations which can help the development of 3D virtual learning spaces which are accessible by all potential users, including users with special needs.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2010 The Authors and IEEE TCLT
ISSN: 1438-0625
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetJISC
Not SetNot SetFaculty of Mathematics, Computing and Technology
Extra Information: is the main site of the newsletter
Keywords: usability; accessibility; design; learning spaces; 3D virtual worlds; Second Life
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
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Item ID: 21368
Depositing User: Shailey Minocha
Date Deposited: 27 May 2010 11:14
Last Modified: 30 Nov 2012 10:36
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