People with Disabilities: Materials for Teaching Accessibility and Design for All

Introduction to the Special Thematic Session
  • Gerhard Weber
  • Julio Abascal
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4061)


The growing interest on teaching accessibility and design for all requires good teaching material. While the research body is growing, emphasis for teaching materials is less developed. We identify a few criteria for teaching materials and identify their role in curriculum and course development.


Teaching Material Training Material Factual Knowledge Screen Reader Core Knowledge 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gerhard Weber
    • 1
  • Julio Abascal
    • 2
  1. 1.Human-Centered Interfaces Research GroupMultimedia Campus KielKielGermany
  2. 2.Laboratory of HCI for Special NeedsUniversity of the Basque CountryDonostia-San SebastianSpain

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