• Training Room

    STEP - Work with students who are blind/visually impaired
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    This session will increase awareness of the needs of students who are blind or visually impaired and the barriers they face in higher education.

Duration 2 hours

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: Teaching, Academic and APS Staff

 

This session will increase awareness of the needs of students who are blind or visually impaired and the barriers they face in higher education.

Participants will be encouraged to consider how to make the learning and wider University environment accessible to these students.

 

Outcome/Objectives:

 

  • Understand the needs of students who are blind or visually impaired.

  • Reflect on the barriers that the University environment may present to students with visual impairments and consider practical strategies to reduce these.

 

 

UKPSF Dimensions: A4, A5, V1, V2

 



Delivered By: Carol Howieson - Disability Services

Prerequisites

None