The purpose of this module is to assure that your web projects are accessible to all users across browsers, operating systems, and devices. In this context, you will be introduced to the concept of web standards, including HTML, XML, XHTML, and CSS. This module additionally raises awareness about accessibility and encourages you to create content that is accessible to users with disabilities. You will be presented with demonstrations of common barriers to websites, and will visit and critique websites based on accessibility.
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