Accessibility with HTML5

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Class description

Come learn about the new features in HTML5 that support accessibility.  We will use the new semantic elements and ARIA landmarks in HTML5 to update a simple newsletter for better accessibility.  We will also look at the new form elements that improve usability and accessibility. There will be code and demos!

Speaker

Becky Gibson

Date

May 17th, 2017

Time

2:15pm – 3:45pm

Class level

Intermediate

Class type

Lecture

Track

Dev/Coding

Prerequisites

Familiarity with basic HTML.
Interest in learning HTML5 and ARIA.
Not afraid of coding HTML.

Take Aways

Know how to use the new HTML semantic elements.
Understand ARIA landmarks.
Aware of new HTML form controls and where/how they work.

Location

Room TH 118

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