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Accessibility on the mobile virtual campus

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Accessibility on the mobile virtual campus

  1. 1. Mobile Virtual Campus andvisually impaired students Community Initiatives Open University of Catalonia 21-05-2012 Espai de paginació 2 / 25
  2. 2. Interview + Test
  3. 3. Users10 visually imparied students
  4. 4. Results• 6/10 have smartphones• 3/10 have iPads• 1/10 have ebook
  5. 5. Results• 6/10 have smartphones
  6. 6. Results• 6/10 have smartphones  4 access to the Mobile Virtual Campus
  7. 7. Results• Usability and accessibility problems• Exemple: bad user experience when students with low vision check whether they have new messages in classroom forums
  8. 8. Exemple: to check whether there arenew messages in classroom forumsWord Forum New messagesplaced on the indicator placedleft hand side of on the right handthe screen of the screen
  9. 9. Exemple: to check whether there arenew messages in classroom forumsStudents wih lowvision will usuallyuse the zoom toenlarge the screenand to browsethrough the MobileVirtual Campus
  10. 10. Exemple: to check whether there arenew messages in classroom forums They have to scroll horizontally from the left to the right
  11. 11. Exemple: to check whether there arenew messages in classroom forums During the scroll, students just find “emptiness”
  12. 12. The endThanks Community Initiatives Open University of Catalonia prebaque@uoc.edu 21-05-2012

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