Making accessibility the new norm - Empowering people
TACCU –Tampere Accessibility Unit is multidisciplinary unit conducting accessibility-related research and education at the Tampere Universities.
Our work is characterized by cutting-edge research, novel education contents as well as active collaboration with external stakeholders, such as associations and companies that work with accessibility.
With accessibility issues gaining more and more attention in current society, the field is also a source for abundant new job opportunities. We prepare future professionals who strive to create a digital world accessible for all.
Open Minds (ACCAC&TACCU)
Now you have a unique chance to develop your skills related to accessibility in an international group and earn 2 credits! Six lucky participants will get funded to travel to Umeå Sweden. We welcome students from various backgrounds to participate! Read more and register already today.
Are you interested in accessibility and assistive technology, and your next big project is a master’s thesis?
As a collaboration with a company called Quha, TACCU (Tampere Accessibility Unit) offer different topics for independent accessibility project work (5 credits) and the possibility to continue to a master’s thesis (30 credits). Topics are related to accessibility and assistive technology, especially focusing on assistive mice evaluation.
Let's talk about Digital Accessibility in Finland 14.3.2023 (TACCU & IAAP)
With occasion of the second anniversary of TACCU (Tampere Accessibility Unit), and together with IAAP (International Association of Accessibility Professionals) Nordic, we are looking forward to welcoming you to our first joint event at Tampere University on March 14th, 2023, at 14:00 EET, Päätalo A209 A1 auditorium. Welcome!