It is important to note that every individual is different and the table below is just a guide to support you in identifying the types of software available. It may be that a combination of these tools are required to fully support your needs.
Assistive technology tools play to your strengths and work around your challenges. With the appropriate support in place you can overcome obstacles to learning and achieve your full potential.
The Social Model of Disability suggests that an individual is disabled by their environment and society, and if these environmental or social barriers were to be removed the person would then be in a stronger position to achieve their full potential.
The University has invested considerably in Assistive Technologies and believes that overcoming barriers where ever possible through support and Assistive Technologies increases both achievement and wellbeing.