De-Mystifying Audio Description

Session Evaluation

Class description

In this session, participants will be offered an opportunity to learn the basic guidelines and principles of audio description and practice applying these guidelines through an interactive and fun exercise. No experience is necessary. Any one who is responsible for generating content for a website that contains pertinent visual information (i.e. photos, graphs, illustrations, etc.) can benefit from this introductory workshop. And skilled programmers can increase their knowledge about the subtitles of audio description, and practice their description writing and delivery techniques.

Speakers

Date

May 18th, 2017

Time

10:15 am-11:45 am

Class level

Beginner

Class type

Lecture

Track

Business Strategy – Content – Design & Usability – Dev/Coding – Testing

Prerequisites

None

Take Aways

  • Understanding the general principles of audio description
  • Basic core skills required for quality audio description
  • Applications of audio description guidelines to web content

Location

Room TH 211

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