Committed to equality and accessibility

Newcastle College is committed to promoting equality and accessibility in all of our activities. To find out more check the College’s Equality & Diversity section.

Accessible Web

Our website has been built with accessibility in mind. This means you can easily customise the look of the website to suit your own needs and preferences. Find out how to change basic appearance settings in some common browsers below (alternative commands for Mac users are included in brackets).​​

  • Change text size - View > Text Size.
  • Change colours and font style - Tools > Internet Options > Colours or Fonts.
  • Disable images - Tools > Internet Options > Advanced > scroll down to Multimedia > untick the box labelled ‘Show pictures’.
  • Disable JavaScript – Tools > Internet Options > Security > Custom Level > scroll down to Scripting > select Disable for Active Scripting.

  • Change text size - View > Zoom > click on Zoom Text Onlythen go to View > Zoom > Zoom In (Ctrl++).
  • Change colours and font style – Tools (Firefox) > Options (Preferences) > Content > Advanced and Colors.
  • Disable images - Tools (Firefox) > Options (Preferences) > Content > untick the ‘Loads images automatically’ box.
  • Disable JavaScript - Tools (Firefox) > Options (Preferences) > Content > untick the ‘Enable JavaScript’ box.

  • Change font size - page menu icon (Safari) > Zoom > click on Zoom Text Only then go to page menu icon (Safari) > Zoom > Zoom In (Ctrl++).
  • Change font style or upload style sheet - settings icon (Safari) > Preferences > Appearance or Advanced.
  • Disable images -settings icon (Safari) > Preferences > Appearance > untick the ‘Display images when page opens’ box.
  • Disable JavaScript – (Safari) > Preferences > Security > untick the ‘Enable JavaScript’ box.

  • Change font size - settings icon (Chrome) > Options (Preferences) > Under the Hood > Font Size.
  • Change font style- settings icon (Chrome) > Options (Preferences) > Under the Hood > Customise Fonts.
  • Disable images - settings icon (Chrome) > Options (Preferences) > Under the Hood > Content settings... > select ‘Do not show any images’.
  • Disable JavaScript - settings icon (Chrome) > Options (Preferences) > Under the Hood > Content settings... > select ‘Do not allow any site to run JavaScript’.

Physical Access

Visit www.disabledgo.com for information on physical access to our campuses and facilities.

Support for Disabled Learners

To find out the range of support options available to our students please visit the Learner Support section of the website.

More Information

For more information please visit our Learning Support Section

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