Whether on campus or online, we strive to make the student experience at Christ Church accessible to all.

At Christ Church, we believe that everyone deserves an equal opportunity to succeed and our education, services and support should be accessible to everyone.

Campus accessibility

Find out how to reach the different campus sites and trace accessible routes from one building to another using our interactive campus map.

The map also provides an idea of the accessibility equipment on offer - for example, hearing loops, lifts and accessible toilets.

Access our interactive campus map here.

 

 

Campus map

Online accessibility

We aim to make our digital services accessible to all.

For advice about how to make your device easier to use if you have a disability, check out AbilityNet

Productivity software

You can access a range of productivity software packages on university PCs, and to use at home, including accessibility tools such as screen readers and screen magnification packages.

Your Blackboard

Blackboard, your virtual learning environment, is designed and developed in accordance with internationally recognised Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 Level AA as well as US section 508 standards. Within the ‘native’ Blackboard interface, you’ll be able to:

  • Zoom in up to 200% without text spilling off the screen.
  • Navigate the site using just a keyboard.
  • Listen to most of the site using a screen reader.
  • Enable high contrast colours.
  • Collapse the course menu to reduce clutter.

Read our full accessibility statement for Blackboard.

Your Website

www.canterbury.ac.uk is a centrally supported website that’s designed and developed in accordance with internationally recognised Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 Level AA as well as US section 508 standards. This means that within the internet browser interface you’ll be able to:

  • Zoom in up to 200% without text spilling off the screen.
  • Navigate the site using just a keyboard.
  • Listen to most of the site using a screen reader.

Read our website accessibility statement.