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Auditing the accessibility of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Iniesto, Francisco; McAndrew, Patrick; Minocha, Shailey and Coughlan, Tim (2017). Auditing the accessibility of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). In: 14th AAATE Congress 2017, 13-14th September 2017, Sheffield.

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Abstract

The outcome from the research being reported in this paper is the design of an accessibility audit to evaluate Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) for accessibility and to arrive at solutions and adaptations that can meet user needs. This accessibility audit includes expert-based heuristic evaluations and user-based evaluations of the MOOC platforms and individual courses.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Copyright Holders: 2017 The Authors
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Open World LearningDS-2014-077LEVERHULME The Leverhulme Trust
GO-GN phase 2#2016-3844Hewlett Foundation
Keywords: Accessibility; MOOC; Audit
Academic Unit/School: Learning Teaching and Innovation (LTI) > Institute of Educational Technology (IET)
Learning Teaching and Innovation (LTI)
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Computing and Communications
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Health and Wellbeing PRA (Priority Research Area)
Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
Item ID: 50394
Depositing User: Francisco Iniesto
Date Deposited: 09 Aug 2017 10:34
Last Modified: 25 Sep 2017 12:56
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/50394
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