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Accessibility Skills: PPT 1

Accessibilty Badge: PPT 1Description

This badge is awarded to participants who have successfully completed the micro-course Accessible PowerPoints 1.

This course addresses accessibility tools in Microsoft PowerPoint (PPT), determining what level of accessibility is in a PPT slide deck (using the automated checker and manual checks), creating an accessible PPT, and remediating an inaccessible PPT. As a beginner-level course, the following topics are addressed: slide layout templates, alt text, formatting (lists, paragraph spacing, columns), and tables.

The micro-course takes approximately 3 hours to complete.


Successful completion of this micro-course requires earning 80% or higher on a quiz that covers the core concepts. The quiz requires participants to demonstrate the following:

Identify the appropriate use and application of slide layout templates.
Evaluate slide read order.
Determine if alt text is included for an image and if it is appropriate.
Evaluate accessibility by using the list and hyperlink tools in MS PPT.
Use the Microsoft Accessibility Checker and manual checks to identify accessibility errors in a PowerPoint.


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