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25 p, 575.1 KB Watching TV through your ears : an overview of Catalan-language broadcasters accessibility services / Tor-Carroggio, Irene (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Rovira-Esteva, Sara (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Since 2010 the provision of audio description is legally required on TV in Spain. The objective of this study was threefold: to investigate the current state of the media accessibility services of Catalan-language broadcasters for viewers with sight loss in relation to current legislation; to assess user satisfaction with these services; and to gather feedback from users on non-professional services. [...]
2020 - 10.47476/jat.v2i1.2020.105
Journal of Audiovisual Translation, Vol. 3, núm. 1 (2020) , p. 1-24  
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28 p, 453.6 KB The nature of accessibility studies / Greco, Gian Maria (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Accessibility has come to play a pivotal role on the world's stage, gradually pervading different aspects of our lives as well as a vast range of fields, giving rise to a plethora of fruitful new ideas, methods and models, and becoming an ever more key issue within a process that is reshaping the very fabric of society. [...]
2018
Journal of Audiovisual Translation, Vol. 1, núm. 1 (2018) , p. 205-232  
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10 p, 784.3 KB Framing media accessibility quality / Greco, Gian Maria (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Jankowska, Anna (Uniwersytet Jagielloński)
The article provides an initial general overview of the status of quality in media accessibility. After highlighting some of the reasons behind the importance of addressing quality in media accessibility, the article discusses some problems that undermine the potential for full maturation of research and practices on quality. [...]
2019
Journal of Audiovisual Translation, Vol. 2, núm. 2 (2019) , p. 1-10  
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15 p, 743.8 KB Usability as a premise of quality : first steps towards the validation of the System Usability Scale (SUS) into Spanish / Tor-Carroggio, Irene (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Segura Giménez, Daniel (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Soler Vilageliu, Olga (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Usability is a key factor when talking about the quality of a product. The System Usability Scale (SUS) is one of the most popular tools to measure usability due to its numerous advantages and, therefore, a very useful quality assessment tool. [...]
2019
Journal of Audiovisual Translation, Vol. 2, núm. 2 (2019) , p. 57-71  
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17 p, 316.9 KB Game on! Burning issues in game localisation / Mangiron i Hevia, Carme (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Game localisation is a type of audiovisual translation that has gradually been gathering scholarly attention since the mid-2000s, mainly due to the increasing and ubiquitous presence of video games in the digital society and the gaming industry's need to localise content in order to access global markets. [...]
2018
Journal of Audiovisual Translation, Vol. 1, núm. 1 (2018) , p. 122-138  
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16 p, 361.4 KB Standardising accessibility : transferring knowledge to society / Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Orero, Pilar (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
This article describes standardisation work in the field of media accessibility with a focus on the international standardisation bodies ISO (International Organization for Standardization) and ITU (International Telecommunication Union). [...]
2018
Journal of Audiovisual Translation, Vol. 1, núm. 1 (2018) , p. 139-154  

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