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Assistive technology

We provide training for the assistive software available on the YSJ network.

Software to support your study is available on our campus PCs. It can help you with note taking, reading, planning and writing. You can read more about the software in our support booklet:

Assistive tech to support study (PDF 0.6MB)

Book a training session

We provide training on the use of assistive technology for students and staff at YSJ.

Training can be on the assistive software available on the YSJ network, through Disabled Students' Allowances (DSA) and Access to Work. We can also advise on creating accessible resources.

Book a training session

For further information please contact assistivetech@yorksj.ac.uk

Our resources

There is also online support available to help you use assistive technology. We recommend using the resources below:

Audio Notetaker: 

Record your lectures and annotate as you go along. 

Support is available from Sonocent Support Hub

Read&Write 

This dyslexia software features toolbar support for reading, writing and research. 

Get started with texthelp training. For further help use the software forum

MindView

Plan and dvelop your ideas visually before exporting to Word or Powerpoint. 

Get help from the MindView YouTube channel and manual

Inspiration9

Structure your ideas and thoughts visually using diagram and map views. 

Use the Getting Started or Quick Reference Card to begin. Further support is available through training videos

Global AutoCorrect

Correct spelling automatically in any program.

Get started with the Quick User Guide: Windows and Quick User Guide: Mac. For further support use Global AutoCorrect Support

 

For further information and guides to university software consult our A-Z of software. 

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