Providing Learning Support for Blind or Visually Impaired Students Undertaking Fieldwork and Related Activities


Lectures and laboratories

An essential component of the fieldwork experience are the lectures and laboratory sessions that precede, accompany and follow the study activities in the field. Among the things you can do to make lectures more accessible to visually impaired students are:

Visually impaired students should be encouraged to:

For laboratory work, the following additional issues are also important:

For related information, see the Handouts document.

Page updated 14 December 2001

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