The University of Melbourne web site aims to comply with WCAG 2.1 Level AA.
Guides for Academics
Tips and advice that students with disabilities want teachers to know.
How to add captions to YouTube clips and other multimedia content.
Guides for Students
Guides for accessing the Student Portal, LMS, Library catalogue and TurnItIn.
How to fix the 10 most common accessibility problems.
Pros and cons of virtual reality environments.
Quick reference guides
Video Conferencing for Hearing Impaired Staff
Difficulties encountered in physical meetings are often amplified when meeting online.
Zoom Meetings and Live Transcription
Instructions on how to enable Live Transcription within Zoom Meetings or Webinars.
Microsoft Teams Meetings and Live Captions
Instructions on how to enable Live Captions in Microsoft Teams Meetings.
Video Conferencing for Screen Reader Users
Instructions on how to use Zoom Meetings with NVDA and JAWS.
Resources for ensuring that services are accessible to all.
Training for staff.
Web Accessibility Essentials
Training course links
Accessibility Ratings (Staff only)
Accessibility ratings of student and staff web applications
A list of supported browsers for popular web sites.
A list of techniques for overcoming accessibility problems.
Managing keyboard focus and landmarks.
News and articles about web accessibility.
For accessibility problems please contact:
Web Accessibility Lead
Phone: +61 3 9035 4867
For all other enquiries contact: