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Re: courses for designers and developers.

From: Ludovic GIAMBIASI <ludovic.giambiasi@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 08 Nov 2016 09:49:21 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+Ekjg6HzNQ1msXp03uy1Y4q5nQ-_oXW4JgGdmmMUsn=vdvd0g@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Sean Murphy (seanmmur)" <seanmmur@cisco.com>, Matthew Putland <matthew.putland@mediaaccess.org.au>, "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Hi,

In all my interventions (university, private school, etc.) I include
accessibility and UX courses. Sometimes, courses are dedicated to
accessibility, otherwise in all programming courses, I include
accessibility  part and ux also...

I'm in France...

Ludo,

Le mar. 8 nov. 2016 à 07:40, Sean Murphy (seanmmur) <seanmmur@cisco.com> a
écrit :

> Matthew
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> Thank you for the response. The information you have shared in relation to
> the South Australian course I was aware of and should have mention it in my
> original post. The info you shared in relation to the offerings from your
> university appears to be the status quo for Australia.
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> If UX and developers are not getting their teeth into this area of
> development and design at an University level. Then it is a uphill battle
> to change things without people repeating themselves over and over. Thus
> why I raised the question.
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>
> Sean Murphy
>
> Accessibility Software engineer
>
> seanmmur@cisco.com
>
> Tel: +61 2 8446 7751 <+61%202%208446%207751>      Cisco Systems, Inc.
>
> The Forum 201 Pacific Highway
>
> ST LEONARDS
>
> 2065
>
> Australia
>
> cisco.com
>
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> *From:* Matthew Putland [mailto:matthew.putland@mediaaccess.org.au]
> *Sent:* Tuesday, 8 November 2016 4:57 PM
> *To:* w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> *Subject:* RE: courses for designers and developers.
>
>
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> > I am wondering if Universities, Third party trainers and the like cover
> accessibility in their development and UX courses? If so, is there any
> resources for different countries to indicate which training organisations
> that cover this in their courses and what level of quality the training is?
>
>
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> Hi Sean Murphy,
>
>
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> From my own experience and talking with others, Accessibility training in
> web dev and UX courses are few and far between. My own I.T Degree which I
> completed at the end of 2015 only discussed accessibility for 3 marks of a
> single assignment, and that’s in my entire degree. My UX designer colleague
> from the University of Sydney had a lecture on accessibility, but of course
> 1 lecture isn’t enough to go to a very deep level.
>
>
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> There is however an online 6-week University-level course that my
> organization runs called the “Professional Certificate of Web
> Accessibility
> <http://www.unisa.edu.au/education-arts-and-social-sciences/communication-international-studies-and-languages/pcwa/>”
> at the University of South Australia, which is completely self-promoting
> but may assist with what you’re looking for.
>
>
>
> I’m unsure if there’s any collaboration between countries on what is
> taught accessibility-wise, but I’d say there’s still a sad lack of
> accessibility training in general for these courses.
>
>
>
> Cheers,
>
>
>
> *Matthew Putland*
>
> Senior Analyst, Digital Accessibility | Media Access Australia
>
> 61 Kitchener Avenue, Victoria Park WA 6100
>
> Tel: 08 9311 8230 (direct) 02 9212 6242 <02%2092%2012%2062%2042> (main)
> Mobile: 0431 924 288 Web: www.mediaaccess.org.au
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> *My working hours are from 11am-7:30pm AEST (8am-4:30pm AWST).*
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> *From:* Sean Murphy (seanmmur) [mailto:seanmmur@cisco.com
> <seanmmur@cisco.com>]
> *Sent:* Tuesday, 8 November 2016 9:13 AM
> *To:* w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> *Subject:* courses for designers and developers.
>
>
>
> I am wondering if Universities, Third party trainers and the like cover
> accessibility in their development and UX courses? If so, is there any
> resources for different countries to indicate which training organisations
> that cover this in their courses and what level of quality the training is?
>
> Sean Murphy
>
> Accessibility Software engineer
>
> seanmmur@cisco.com
>
> Tel: +61 2 8446 7751 <+61%202%208446%207751>      Cisco Systems, Inc.
>
> The Forum 201 Pacific Highway
>
> ST LEONARDS
>
> 2065
>
> Australia
>
> cisco.com
>
>
>
>  Think before you print.
>
> This email may contain confidential and privileged material for the sole
> use of the intended recipient. Any review, use, distribution or disclosure
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