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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Assistive Technology

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
01ASTE Z 2 0+1 Czech
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Radek Seifert (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Mathematics
Synopsis:

The aim of the course is to introduce the field of Assistive Technology for people with a visual impairment. Besides the technological background of the tools in use, emphasis is put on the general principles of usage and special demands of the target group of users.

Requirements:
Syllabus of lectures:

1. Definition of the Subject and Basic Terminology

2. Mobile Communication and Nnline Assistance

3. Accesibility of Webpages and Mobile Applications

4. Orientation and Mobility

5. Braille Code and Tactile Graphics

6. Final seminar

7. Practical excercises

Syllabus of tutorials:
Study Objective:
Study materials:

1. Poslepu - Radek Pavlicek: https://poslepu.cz/

2. EBU Access Cast - European Blind Union: http://ebuaccesscast.libsyn.com/

3. Blindrevue - IT Technologies for the Visually Impaired: https://blindrevue.sk/

4. Pélion - Educational Portal for the Visually Impaired: https://www.portal-pelion.cz/

5. Tyflokabinet Prague: http://www.tyflokabinet.cz/

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
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Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
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The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-07-04
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet1593906.html