Accessible Course Content & Materials

Disability & Accessibility Services (DAS) is committed to assisting Berea College faculty & staff in making course materials, informational materials, and other resources available to all students in an accessible format. The guides and links to additional resources below are provided to help facilitate this process.

Microsoft Word Documents

Microsoft PowerPoint Presentations


Extended Time on Quizzes and Exams


Zoom Video Communications

Enabling Closed Captioning in Zoom

Zoom provides detailed instructions and a video on how to enable closed captioning in Zoom video sessions.

Captioning Zoom Video Recordings

If you record lectures or class meetings in Zoom, Zoom can transcribe those videos stored in the cloud. Zoom provides detailed instructions at the link below:

If you find that your video transcript or captions are automatically transcribed with errors, please contact Disability & Accessibility Services (DAS) staff. DAS will have your video captioned by a third-party captioning vendor and work with you to have the captioned video uploaded to Zoom or Moodle.

Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

  • Universal Design for Learning (UDL) on Campus
    Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is an educational framework that guides the design of learning, goals, materials, methods, and assessments as well as the policies surrounding these curricular elements with the diversity of learners in mind. UDL emphasizes accessibility from the outset, including the connection to creating and procuring course materials that are accessible to all students. 

Additional Resources