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2015

Postsecondary education

Western University

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Universal Design For Learning And Instruction: Perspectives Of Students With Disabilities In Higher Education, Robert D. Black, Lois A. Weinberg, Martin G. Brodwin Jan 2015

Universal Design For Learning And Instruction: Perspectives Of Students With Disabilities In Higher Education, Robert D. Black, Lois A. Weinberg, Martin G. Brodwin

Exceptionality Education International

Universal design in the setting of education is a framework of instruction that aims to be inclusive of different learning preferences and learners, and helps to reduce barriers for students with disabilities. The principles of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and Universal Design for Instruction (UDI) were used as the framework for this study. The purposes of this study were to evaluate the perspectives of university students with disabilities on teaching methods and strategies conducive to their learning, and evaluate how their perspectives align with UDL/UDI. The findings of this study revealed that there are barriers to learning for ...