All ECU websites – our internet and intranet – should comply with what’s called Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, or WCAG.
Our commitment to making web pages accessible is outlined in our accessibility statement.
Following WCAG’s globally recognised guidelines will make your content accessible to a wider range of people with disabilities, including blindness and low vision, deafness and hearing loss, learning disabilities, cognitive limitations, to name a few.
It will also make your web content more usable in general.
The latest version of the guidelines, WCAG 2.0, includes four core principles:
To find out more, please visit the WCAG 2.0 website.
Here are three examples of web accessibility guidelines provided by other Australian universities that we think are pretty good:
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