How to make documents, presentations and online materials accessible

Students in a seminar room

Making a few small changes to your content will make them easier for everyone to understand. Accessible content is more inclusive, it is essential for people that rely on assistive technology, and ensures that we are meeting new accessibility regulations.


Creating Accessible Word Documents

Many different types of Word Documents are used across the university to support learning and teaching activities. Follow the guidance to ensure they are accessible.

Creating Accessible PowerPoint Presentations

Presentation slides need to made as accessible as possible for your students, in terms of viewing them on a screen in class, when viewed on a computer and when printed.

Creating Accessible Websites

Many accessibility features are built into website authoring tools, but there are a few important principles to be aware of when creating content for the web.

Creating Accessible Content on Blackboard (MOLE) with Ally

Blackboard Ally provides you with guidance and coaching on how to improve the accessibility of your Blackboard course content, such as attachments, images and content items. Learn about accessibility issues, why they matter, and how to fix them.