Global IT Challenge for Youth with Disabilities
Instead of a simple question based on internet surfing, the participants will search and make use of the useful information that are exciting and helpful in real life of youth with disabilities. Apart from simple text search, the participant will develop ability to access information in multimedia society by improving advanced searching skill such as image searching.
Level of assignment will be differed for participants with developmental disability
No restriction on place for participation. Both on-site participation(group participation and being monitored through Zoom) and off-site participation(individuals) in any comfortable places such as home, school, café are allowed (Off-site/individual participation is not monitored and scale of prize is different)
No restriction in equipment, mobile phone, laptop, desktop computer can be used.
Software: OS over Windows 7 and various types of browser (use freely among Chrome, Mozila Firefox, Safari)
Software for participants with visual impairment: NVDA, Jaws
The Challenge will be held on June 17th (Preliminary round); Oct 20th (Final round)
The participants can log in before the test starts
The questions of the test will be uploaded on GITC 2021 official website on the day of the test
The answer should be written in English
All questions are in the form of a short answer question (Link for English web page will not be included)
Only correct answer will gain point
No partial point will be given
Priority for even scores
Disturbing other participants
Leaving the place without permission
After 3 times of warning are given
When participants did not log on their real name on Zoom
When used medium that can share information with others, including email, facebook and etc.
When used other external storage device such as USB memory