Disability Services

What is 'access', 'assistive' or 'enabling' technology?

The terms 'access', 'assistive' or 'enabling' technology refer to any piece of equipment that enables a disabled person to study with the maximum possible independence. Examples of this include specialist computer software, specialist computer hardware and mechanical devices such as braille note-takers.

You can also chat with our staff directly every Wednesday from 2 pm - 4 pm and periodically throughout the working week.

Alternatively, chat with our current students who will be able to share this information with you and any other course-related queries.

Or book onto one of our Open Days or Course Advice Days to find out more and speak with the team.

Please contact the Disability Team for more information on 01204 903 478 or email: disabilityinfo@bolton.ac.uk, more information can also be found on our student support page.

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