Essays about: "blindness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 48 essays containing the word blindness.

  1. 1. Accessibility, With or Without Colour : A qualitative look on existing accessibility guidelines for colour vision deficiency and its effect on Swedish e-health services.

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Datateknik och informatik; Jönköping University/JTH, Datateknik och informatik

    Author : Daniel Wikström; Ida Sandeberg; [2020]
    Keywords : WCAG; Colour Vision Deficiency; Color Vision Deficiency; Qualitative research; Accessibility; Health care; Colour Blindness; Color Blindness; Web;

    Abstract : Purpose WCAG is a set of guidelines to assist in developing websites accessible for everyone, for example people with colour vision deficiency (CVD). However, there are few guidelines relevant for CVD and with increasing dependant on websites the importance of accessibility on these websites increases as well. READ MORE

  2. 2. Social Interactions and Friendships of adolescents with vision impairments : A scoping review

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, CHILD

    Author : Eleftheria Beteinaki; [2019]
    Keywords : social interaction; social inclusion; friendships; adolescents; vision impairment; blindness; low vision; scoping review;

    Abstract : Background: Social exclusion of people with vision impairments is an ongoing issue. Since social inclusion emphasizes social and emotional aspects as distinct from academic ones and the aspects concerning opportunities, the focus is turned on the domain of social interactions and friendships. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reframing plastic through experiences at a beach clean-up : a frame analysis of experience-based learnings at a beach clean-up for creating knowledge, building responsibility and motivation to shape individuals’ pro-environmental plastic behaviours

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Jana Ricarda Busch; [2019]
    Keywords : plastic crisis; frames; behavioural change; pro-environmental behaviour; motivation; responsibility; beach clean-ups; citzen science project; experience-based learning; Spain;

    Abstract : The plastic crisis is one of the major environmental challenges of our times. Plastic pollution impacts our health, water, tourism, fishing and overall ecosystem. Plastic debris has accumulated in natural habitats from the poles to the equator. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tearing down the walls hindering colorblind developers : Assistance tool for colorblind developers

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : David Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : colorblind; developer; assistance; tool; colorblindness;

    Abstract : Out in the world, there are over a million colorblind developers and a lot more that are aspiring developers. Amongst them are colorblind developers that are hindered by their color blindness. READ MORE

  5. 5. Hearing touch in ball games

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Olov Björk; [2019]
    Keywords : blindness; visual impairment; sports; ball games; interaction design; user experience design; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : For children with blindness, ball games can be very challenging, as most ball games depend on quick perception of a multitude of things which are by people with good vision in general perceived through vision. The currently available aids for making ball games more accessible for people with blindness, most in the form of audible balls, leave room for improvement. READ MORE