Creating accessible PDF documents
This page provides general guidance on making PDF documents more accessible. Some of the points are linked to help guides, which explain how to implement the recommendation.
- Create the document in Word or PowerPoint using the advice provided within this resource.
- Save the document as pdf (use the method linked to here as other methods may not correctly convert the accessibility features you have used).
- Run an ######accessibility check within Adobe Acrobat##### to pick up any further issues.
PDF documents accessibility checklist
This list has been designed to assist you during the creation of a learning resource. You will need to use your own judgement about what is or isn’t appropriate, as this will change depending on your particular context.
Created using accessible checklists for Word and PowerPoint.
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Programme Performance Checks
Staff development sessions to help programme teams prepare for the new Programme Performance Checks are available at the different campus sites as listed below.
These are drop in sessions and you are asked to bring your own laptop.
4 October (Kedleston Road B117 08:30-12.30 and B105 12:15-17:30)
6 October (Britannia Mill BMLG05 & Buxton Campus DO/121b 08:30-12:30 DO/116d 12:15-17:00)
10 October (Kedleston Road S104 08:30-17:30)
11 October (Britannia Mill BM114 08:30-12:30 BM120 12:15-17:30 & Buxton Campus room DO/111a 08:30-17:30)