Test Case sc2.4.3_l2_001: Descriptive title for web page: title and h1 elements

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleDescriptive title for web page: title and h1 elements
DescriptionA document with an excerpt of Shakespeare's play Henry V with the corresponding part of Schlegel's translation of the play. The document has a descriptive title element and a descriptive h1 element.
CreatorBenToWeb (Christophe.Strobbe@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2005-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-09-30
Statusaccepted QA

Technologies and Features

Technologies are markup languages or data formats. If the technology is a markup language, “features” refers to elements and attributes.

XHTML™1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

XHTML™1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

Feature: title (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: The title element .

Feature: h1.

Technical specification: Headings: The H1, H2, H3, H4, H5, H6 elements .

Test Data

Purpose

This test case is intended to pass because the page has a descriptive title element and a descriptive h1 element. Only the title is tested here, not the content of the page.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc2.4.3_l2_001 (XML).

Rules

“Rules” refer to success criteria in WCAG 2.0, checkpoints in WCAG 1.0 and similar requirements.

Primary Rules

The test case passes (line 6, column 1) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-title.

Functional Outcome

The title of the web page helps people understand what is in the content.

Technical Comment

This test case maps to technique H25: Providing a title using the title element (http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-TECHS-20060427/Overview.html#H25).

Secondary Rules

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - June 2005 Working Draft)

The test case passes (line 6, column 1) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#navigation-mechanisms-title.

The test case passes (line 19, column 1) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#navigation-mechanisms-title.

Functional Outcome

The title of the web page helps people understand what is in the content.