Creating Accessible Learning Opportunities
About this module
In this module we will discuss the importance of creating accessible learning opportunities when teaching using a Flexible Learning approach. You will review a number of approaches to equip students with technology skills and provide equitable access to students across the three Flexible Learning study modes. You will identify strategies and processes to create unit materials and tasks that are accessible to all students and that meet universal design guidelines for accessibility. You will plan and develop an accessible formative assessment task and feedback process that can be successfully delivered across all learning modes.
TEN modules are designed to support you with the delivery of high-quality student experiences, while building teaching capabilities, embracing learning and teaching challenges, and being responsive to changes in education. On successful completion of this module, you will be able to:
|Knowledge||Identify strategies and processes to make all course materials and activities accessible to, and usable by all students, across all Flexible Learning modes of study.|
|Skills||Appraise strategies for creating accessible materials and activities that meet universal design guidelines for accessibility.|
|Application||Develop an accessible formative assessment task and feedback process that can be delivered across the three learning modes using universal design guidelines.|
Domain: Designing and Planning Curriculum
This collection of capabilities enables you to make purposeful, evidence informed decisions about designing and planning curriculum.
Introduction to Flexible Learning will be available on the L&T Moodle platform, and you will have continuous access to the module from when you start. There will be light-touch moderation, various activities and opportunities for peer-to-peer interaction, and an assessment task to submit at the end of the module. This module requires approximately 3-5 hours to complete. Further information will be provided in the module.
Upon successful completion of the final assessment task, you will be awarded with a Navitas badge for this module to add to your Credly backpack, and to share with others in your social network sites.