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Micro-credential Overview

In the Digital Accessibility Planning micro-credential, participants will strategically target an accessibility challenge in their area of influence. Working collaboratively and individually, participants will work through the process of developing the components for a structured plan with a path towards addressing the challenges identified.

Along the way there will be in-person and virtual gatherings, including hands-on training sessions covering tools for use in testing and improving accessibility.

This will be a six-week learning process with online, in-person and zoom meetings, as well as some self-guided components.

To register for this micro-credential, you must complete the pre-requisite micro-credential Digital Accessibility Foundations.

What can you do with this micro-credential?

  • Examine digital accessibility best practices and guidelines.
  • Examine the components of a digital accessibility implementation plan.
  • Design digitally accessible content.
  • Develop components of an implementation plan.
  • Examine digital accessibility evaluation tools.
  • Share completed implementation plan with cohort.
  • Identify gaps in departmental digital accessibility best practices.
  • Apply web accessibility decision-making to different scenarios.
  • Demonstrate accessibility advocacy at a department and division level.

Intended Audience

  • UCO faculty, staff and graduate students

Instruction Method

  • Hybrid


  • Fall semesters




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What is a micro-credential?

Micro-credentials provide new opportunities to demonstrate specific knowledge, skills and abilities in ways that create a more complete picture of your capabilities. Upon successful completion and verification of the micro-credential requirements, you will be issued a digital badge that can be displayed and verified online, such as on resumes or professional social media profiles. Digital micro-credentials can provide another way to demonstrate your achievement of competencies and allows you to clearly communicate your capabilities to others.