PNW Adapted Toy Library Tutorials

Toy Adaptation
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1,926 students
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Toy Adaptation
Basic Electrical Circuitry
Basic Soldering
Understanding Circuits in Toys
Understanding Switches


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Five tutorials that teach you the skills and knowledge needed for toy adaptation to make toys accessible for all. The first tutorial will cover an introduction to toy adaptation, the second will cover circuits, the third will cover switches and battery interrupters, the fourth will cover soldering, and finally the fifth tutorial will cover toy assessment and reverse engineering.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone interested in learning about toy adaptation, soldering and circuits

Course content

5 sections10 lectures38m total length
  • Introduction
  • Introduction Activity
    1 question


Designing for the Fullness of Human Experience
Taskar Center
  • 4.4 Instructor Rating
  • 7 Reviews
  • 1,926 Students
  • 1 Course

The Taskar Center for Accessible Technology (TCAT), housed by the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science at University of Washington, develops, translates and deploys open source universally accessible technologies, with a focus on benefiting populations with motor limitations or speech impairment.

TCAT's academic mission is to engage undergraduate design and engineering students in participatory design and inclusive design practices.