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An Introduction to Inclusive Teaching Practice     show
To raise awareness of disability related issues in higher education To consider strategies to make your teaching and learning more inclusive

Target Audience: Academic Staff


DDC Catch up - Reflection on semester 1 and revised academic year     show
An opportunity for Departmental/School Disability Coordinators to meet each other and members of the Disability Service.

Target Audience: Staff


DDC Disability Awareness     show
Workshop on Disability Awareness for Departmental Disability Contacts as part of a training and development programme.

Target Audience: Departmental Disability Contacts


DDC Information Session     show
The Disability Service is offering a Departmental Disability Contact (DDC) information session to all new DDCs and those who wish to update their knowledge of the role and the service.

Target Audience: New Departmental Disability Contacts (DDCs)


Disability Awareness for Professional Services Staff     show
This is a three-hour disability awareness workshop aimed at professional services staff

Target Audience: Professional Services Staff


Dyslexia Awareness     show
Workshop on dyslexia awareness for academic staff and front line professional services staff as part of a training and development programme.

Target Audience: academic staff


LiveScribe notetaking     show
This course will demonstrate how to make use of your LiveScribe pen for notetaking.

Target Audience: Students who have already been assessed by Disability Service


Living with Stress and Anxiety     show
Are you experiencing the effects of Stress or Anxiety or both? The disability service in collaboration with the school of psychological sciences and health are running a number of programmes which will allow students to deal more effectively with the issues of stress and anxiety.

Target Audience: Undergradate and Postgraduate


Mind Genius: Mind mapping, organisation and planning tool     show
An organisational tool which allows you to create mind maps for essay planning and preparation. You can use MindGenius for many other study tasks such as revision, to do lists, notetaking and group-work. Mind maps can be exported to a variety of applications like word and PowerPoint.

Target Audience: Students who have already been assessed by Disability Service


Mindfulness and Depression     show
This course will allow students to explore the effects of being more mindful can have on issues of low mood, self-esteem and motivation.

Target Audience: Students Undergraduate and Post Graduate


Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)     show
The mindfulness based stress reduction programme (MBSR) is designed to help you learn new ways of managing difficult physical sensations, feelings and moods. The core skill that you will learn is mindfulness, a way of paying attention, on purpose, non judgementally.

Target Audience: undergraduate and postgraduate students


Mindfulness Orientation Session     show
This is an introduction to mindfulness for students who are wishing to explore what mindfulness is and how it may be helpful in their life. After this session you can decide whether you wish to book on to the 8 week Mindfulness programme within the university.

Target Audience: All Students


ReadWrite Gold: text-to-speech tool, for reading, writing and proofing     show
Read&Write Gold is text-to-speech software, a reading, writing and proofreading tool.

Target Audience: Students who have already been assessed by Disability Service


Stress Buster     show
A course based on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy teaching you strategies to deal with Anxiety and Stress.

Target Audience: Students Postgrad and undergrad


Stress Buster Orientation Session     show
This two hour orientation session will give you all the information you need about the stress buster programme.

Target Audience: Post grad and Undergrad students


Voice Dream Introduction     show
Introduction to Voice Dream research pilot for print-disabled students

Target Audience: Undergradute and post graduate


Voicedream Orientation Session     show
Orientation of Voicedream and Bookshare for Print Disabled students on pilot

Target Audience: students


Word - Making Word 2010 Documents and PDFs Accessible     show
This course provides information on how to ensure documents are accessible to all people, including those with disabilities. It is essential if you are creating documents such as course handbooks, departmental reports, teaching materials and documents available on the internet

Target Audience: Staff and postgraduates


Working with students who are blind or visually impaired     show


Target Audience: Academic Staff, Front Line Professional Services Staff


Working with students who are d/Deaf or hearing impaired     show


Target Audience: Academic Staff, Front Line Professional Services Staff


Working with students with Asperger’s Syndrome     show
To raise awareness of the needs of students with Asperger’s Syndrome and the barriers they face in Higher Education. To consider practical strategies to meet the specific needs and make the learning and wider university environment accessible to students with Asperger’s syndrome.

Target Audience: Academic Staff, Front Line Professional Services Staff


Yoga Nidra     show
Yoga nidra or yogic sleep is a state of consciousness between waking and sleeping, like the "going-to-sleep" stage. It is a state in which the body is completely relaxed. There is no physical exercise involved, just come along and feel totally relaxed.

Target Audience: Students and Staff