11.2.2.2.1: Pre-recorded audio-only

Where ICT is non-web software that provides a user interface which is closed to assistive technologies for screen reading and pre-recorded auditory information is needed to enable the use of closed functions of ICT, the functionality of software that provides a user interface shall meet requirement 5.1.5 (Visual output for auditory information).

Notes

Clause 11.2.1.2 requires a text alternative for time based audio media. Clause 5.1.5 addresses the same need by asking for the provision of visual information that is equivalent to the pre-recorded auditory output.

Testing methods

Type of complianceInspection
Pre-conditions
  1. ICT is non-web software that provides a user interface.
  2. The user interface is closed to assistive technologies for screen reading.
  3. Pre-recorded auditory information is needed to enable the use of closed functions of ICT.
Procedure
  1. Check that the visual information is equivalent to the pre-recorded auditory output.
Result Pass: Check 1 is true
Fail: Check 1 is false

 

Requirement details

Reference number: 11.2.2.2.1

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