Thought this might be of interest to many of you... - Joe <joe at artlung.com> -------- Original Message -------- Subject: Online Course: Revised HWG D201, Accessible Web Design Date: Thu, 1 Feb 2001 19:47:47 -0800 From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-hwg at idyllmtn.com> To: joe at artlung.com Announcing the first session of the newer, better HTML Writers Guild online course D201, "Accessible Web Design" taught by Kynn and Liz Bartlett! NEW COURSE D201: Accessible Web Design 2 April 2001 to 13 May 2001 (7 weeks) Newly revised for 2001, the Guild's popular Web Accessibility course returns with all-new information on Section 508 requirements, new access devices, the W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, and more! This introductory course will change the way you think about the Web, and ensure that as broad an audience as possible can use the sites you create, regardless of disability, browser type, or access method. The class is conducted entirely over the web through the HWG's online education program and lasts for seven weeks. SYLLABUS Week 1: An Introduction to Web Accessibility Week 2: Removing Accessibility Barriers Week 3: Browsers and Assistive Technology Week 4: Removing More Accessibility Barriers Week 5: Nonstandard Access Devices Week 6: Software for Accessible Design Week 7: Setting A Web Accessibility Standard For a detailed syllabus along with information on the course textbook, please see: http://access.idyllmtn.com/d201/ ENROLL NOW Enrollment is limited, so sign up now to guarantee your spot! The course tuition is $50 for Full members of the Guild, $80 for Trial members. To reserve your space, go to: http://www.hwg.org/services/classes/d201.12.html The deadline is 2 April 2001, or when all seats are filled. THE OLD COURSE As a special favor to the web accessibility community, Kynn Bartlett is publicly posting the material from the old course, free of charge for personal use. To see what the "Designing for Universal Accessibility with HTML 4.0" course was like, please see: http://access.idyllmtn.com/d201/#old This announcement may be freely forwarded to any appropriate mailing lists or forums. Questions can be directed to Kynn Bartlett at kynn-d201 at kynn.com.