Introduction to Assistive Technology
Assistive technology is a term that includes a wide variety of technologies for people with disabilities. This two-point survey course is designed to provide students with an overview of the field of assistive technology. Field trips, readings, and guest speakers will provide students with an understanding of current research and development as well as processes used in determining appropriate technologies. Weekly assignments and a final research project.
This course satisfies 2 credits of the Experimental Interfaces and Physical Computing Courses category for the IMA major. This course meets once per week.