We're committed to providing a website experience that is accessible for everyone, regardless of ability or technology.

The Public Sector Bodies (网站s and Mobile Applications) (No. 2)可访问性规定 set out the standards public sector bodies, 包括大学, 必须达到.

The following accessibility statement sets out how the 英国766全讯白菜网 meets its obligations. It also explains what content is exempt from this requirement.

We will update this statement as and when we make improvements to 600全讯白菜网址大全.ac.uk.

方法

The University's goal is to build and procure websites and applications that work for everyone. 要做到这一点, we consider the different types of people who use the site, 他们如何使用它, 以及他们在哪里使用它.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) explained

To make sure that our website and applications are accessible, we follow the World Wide Web Consortiums (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) version 2.1.

WCAG is a universally accepted standard for measuring the accessibility of a website or app. It uses a scale A, AA and AAA to rate the accessibility of content.

The University is committed to making sure, where possible, that its content meets AA compliance. AA compliance means people who have a disability should be able to access the majority of our content easily.

600全讯白菜网址大全如何满足WCAG标准

To make sure that our website is compliant with accessibility standards, our templates:

  • 使用有效的HTML和CSS
  • let users change aspects of the site's appearance to improve their own experience
  • are easy to navigate no matter the input device or method
  • have a logical content structure and a clear information hierarchy
  • have layouts that adapt to different screen sizes without loss of functionality or usability
  • provide sufficient colour contrast between background and foreground items
  • provide alternative text descriptions for non-text elements such as images

The majority of our content meets WCAG 2.1 AA指南. 600全讯白菜网址大全有, 然而, identified some instances where this is not the case.

大学网站

大学网站(600全讯白菜网址大全.ac.uk) is made up of a website and an intranet. The site and intranet went live before 23 September 2018.

网站

The website contains public-facing information including details about our courses, research activity and academic departments and functions. The site also includes information we are required to publish for legal, 规管或法定理由.

Non-accessible

The University is actively working to address the following issues, in the interim you might experience difficulty accessing:

  • forms we have built using third-party software. These forms are 'skinned' to look like the University. They may be difficult to navigate using a keyboard. We will work with our supplier to address this issue.
  • 年长的pdf文档 and Microsoft Office documents that are actively used for administrative purposes. 600全讯白菜网址大全会替换这些文件.

大学虚拟之旅

The virtual tour gives students who can't visit the campus an opportunity to explore the University and historic locations in Bath. The tour is a third-party system developed by Mass Interact. There are some aspects of the virtual tour that are currently inaccessible.

Non-accessible

The University is actively working to address the following issues with the supplier. In the interim you might experience difficulty: - if you navigate using a screen reader or keyboard.

Mass Interact is planning to release an update early next year, which will address this issue.

研究门户

The research information management system (sometimes called Pure) allows academic colleagues and doctoral students to record information about their research activity and publish it online. Pure is a third-party system developed by Elsevier, there are some aspects of the 纯 that are currently inaccessible.

Non-accessible

The University is actively working to address the following issues with the supplier, in the interim you might experience difficulty with:

  • poor colour contrast between text and background which means that certain words, sentences or paragraphs might be difficult to read.
  • poor page structure means that reading order does not follow the order text appears on the screen. 作为一个结果, people who use screen readers or only keyboard to navigate may struggle to use the site.
  • poor page structure means that search results can be difficult to navigate by people who use screen readers or keyboard only.
  • 年长的pdf文档.

Our supplier is planning to release an update early next year which will address these issues, except 年长的pdf文档 which are classed as archival content.

内部网

The intranet is made up of a series of tools used by staff, students and contractors. These tools support learning, teaching, research and business operations. To access these tools, you need a valid University username and password.

Non-accessible

We are carrying out an audit of the intranet and its tools to assess their accessibility.

内部网的工具

Moodle Virtual learning environment (VLE)

The Moodle is a web-based platform which is used by departments to support learning and teaching. It went live before 23 September 2018.

Moodle delivers online resource and activities. The tool also includes information we are required to publish for legal, 规管或法定理由. The Moodle platform is compliant with WCAG 2.0 AA.

Moodle中的用户生成内容

600全讯白菜网址大全有, 然而, identified some instances where user-generated content uploaded to the tool does not meet WCAG 2.1 AA指南. To improve the accessibility of content, we have installed Blackboard Ally. The tool helps users to create accessible content and can be used to enable staff to convert existing non-accessible materials to alternative formats.

Technical information about the website's accessibility

The 英国766全讯白菜网 is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (网站s and Mobile Applications) (No. 2)《600全讯白菜网址大全》.

Content that is non-accessible, 然而, is outside the scope of the regulations

The following content is exempt from the ‘The Public Sector Bodies (网站s and Mobile Applications) (No. 2)《766全讯白菜网》 .

地图

Embedded maps may not be accessible. 然而,600全讯白菜网址大全链接到 一个容易的选择 which provides information about the location and access routes. 地图 embedded within the 研究 Data Archive or University Archives and 研究 Collections may not be accessible as they are not intended for navigational use.

办公室文件格式

Older PDFs and Microsoft Office documents published before 23 September 2018 that are not used for administrative purposes. We will not replace these documents with accessible versions.

Pre-recorded and live time-based media

Captions and transcripts for time-based media. Pre-recorded videos published before 23 September 2020 do not include captions or transcripts. 直播不会有字幕.

第三方内容

Some authors may choose to link content hosted on external websites that are not owned, 支付, or developed by the 英国766全讯白菜网. 此内容可能无法访问.

附属内容

The University has some affiliate websites that are not hosted on 600全讯白菜网址大全.ac.uk. Some of this content may not be accessible. You should check the affiliate website's accessibility statement for further information.

档案内容

As a Library-managed archive preserving a collection of scientific interest, the University’s 研究 Data Archive publishes downloadable datasets created during research activities from a range of disciplines in a wide variety of file formats. These files may have been created by bespoke software to discipline standards. We are responsible for preserving the content in formats that may not meet WCAG 2.1 AA指南. You might experience difficulty accessing this content. The University’s digital Archives and 研究 Collections are also managed by the Library as heritage collections, preserving items of historical and scientific interest. It may not be possible to make this content fully accessible due to incompatibility of accessibility requirements with the authenticity of the reproduction and the lack of automated, cost-efficient methods of extracting content into accessible formats. You might experience difficulty accessing this content.

网页

Public webpages that do not use the following URL structure (web address) may not be accessible.

Web pages on the University website that do not follow these URL structures will be removed or replaced with an alternative version by 23 September 2020.

A decision about personal websites hosted on 600全讯白菜网址大全.ac.英国还没有被造出来.

请求另一种格式

The website, including intranet (excluding 纯 and Moodle)

If you cannot access any information on our website and would like to request an alternative format, 例如, 一个访问PDF, 大型印刷文档, 易读的版本, 录音或盲文副本, please use the form for reporting a digital accessibility issue in the section below. We will try to provide you with an alternative version; 然而, there may be times where this is not possible. We aim to respond to requests within five working days, where possible.

If you are a member of staff or a student and cannot access 纯 as a result of an accessibility issues, please report the issue using the Web Accessibility reporting form and a member of the team will be in contact to help.

Moodle

If you are a student and cannot access a resource on Moodle, you should contact the teacher directly. You can find the course owner listed on the My 课程 page on Moodle, and contact details for members of staff using Microsoft Outlook.

报告一个问题

Report an accessibility issue and get help.

If you are not happy with our response

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for making sure organisations meet the Public Sector Bodies (网站s and Mobile Applications) (No. 2)《600全讯白菜网址大全》. If you’re not happy with our response, please contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS) for further advice