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Results from the European MOOC Accessibility Partnership: Online courses, day-in-the-life stories and OERs available to the public

From: Gottfried Zimmermann \(Lists\) <zimmermann@accesstechnologiesgroup.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:34:54 +0200
To: "'W3C WAI Accessible Platform Architectures'" <public-apa@w3.org>, <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
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[Note: Sorry for cross-posting to APA and EO mailing lists. The reason is
that the following information is potentially of interest to both working


The MOOC Accessibility Partnership <http://gpii.eu/moocap/>  was an
EU-funded project running from Sep 2014 - Aug 2017.  We are currently
wrapping up the results for public dissemination.


The main results are (1) publicly available online courses, (2) a set of
a-day-in-the-life-stories featuring fictitious persons with disabilities,
and (3) Open Educational Resources (OERs) for free use.


1.	Publicly available online courses:

*	Currently, the free Introductory MOOC on digital accessibility
<https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/digital-accessibility>  (5 weeks long)
is running on FutureLearn.
*	The free MOOC Accessible Gamification for Business
<https://courses.edx.org/courses/course-v1:GTx+HDM1.1aX+2T2017/course/>  (5
weeks long) will start on Oct. 24 on edX.
*	Information on other public courses and MOOCs can be obtained from


2.	The following day-in-the-life stories
<http://gpii.eu/moocap/?page_id=33>  are freely available under a CC-BY 4.0

*	Carole  <http://gpii.eu/moocap/?page_id=35> - blind
*	Maria  <http://gpii.eu/moocap/?page_id=42> - partially sighted
*	Alexander  <http://gpii.eu/moocap/?page_id=44> - colour vision
*	Lars  <http://gpii.eu/moocap/?page_id=50> - deaf
*	Susan  <http://gpii.eu/moocap/?page_id=52> - hard of hearing
*	Mary  <http://gpii.eu/moocap/?page_id=54> - mobility and dexterity
*	Tom  <http://gpii.eu/moocap/?page_id=56> - speech impairment
*	Anna  <http://gpii.eu/moocap/?page_id=58> - dyslexia
*	Monika  <http://gpii.eu/moocap/?page_id=60> - elderly

3.	Open Educational Resources (all course contents "in small pieces")
for everyone to use under CC-BY 4.0:

*	Overview on MOOCAP OERs <http://gpii.eu/moocap/?page_id=839> 


Hope, this is helpful for you.  Feel free to get back to me if you have any


Best regards,




Prof. Dr. Gottfried Zimmermann

Mobile User Interaction


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