Keyboard Accessibility

Session Evaluation

Class description

The prevalence and significance of keyboard accessibility issues is on the rise. Most keyboard accessibility issues are avoidable with knowledge of this subject and some basic testing.

This session will provide details on implementing and evaluating keyboard accessibility, including insight into how ARIA and modern web applications can affect accessibility for keyboard and screen reader users.

Speaker

Jared Smith

Date

May 18th, 2017

Time

2:15 pm-3:45 pm

Class level

Intermediate

Class type

Lecture

Track

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

Prerequisites

None

Take Aways

This session will provide participants with a broad understanding of keyboard accessibility issues, concerns, and techniques related to web accessibility. Techniques will be presented for implementing efficient and accessible keyboard accessibility into web sites and applications using usability and best practices in HTML, ARIA, and WCAG. A methodology for evaluating keyboard accessibility and real-life examples of accessible and inaccessible keyboard implementations will be demonstrated.

Location

Room TH 117

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