The University makes available additional support, software, equipment and training to ensure that C&IT is accessible and easy to use. The University employs an IT Disability Support Specialist to:
During term the IT Disability Support Specialist is available for consultation on Wednesday afternoons, from 1.00pm to 4.30pm. If this is not convenient, a mutually convenient time can be arranged. You can make an appointment by contacting Service Desk.
Examination support - Information if you are using an IT to complete an exam
Members of staff can contact Andy McMahon( IT Disability Support Specialist) by phone on 01382 388787 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss any issues or questions. Meetings can be arranged if required.
Examination support - Organising IT support for disabled students taking departmental exams
IT disability support leaflet for disabled staff & staff supporting disabled people at the university
A range of information and resources about C&IT in relation to disability issues is available. Its main focus is to give practical links and advice on best practice use of technology to support disabled users.
Times Higher Education, Student Experience Survey 2010-2014