McGill's OSD has developed a detailed Faculty Guidebook for instructors outlining our services and processes for both in-person and remote learning contexts. To access the guide, please click the link below.
Please email disabilities.students [at] mcgill.ca to reach our frontline staff. To reach our exam coordinators, please email exams.osd [at] mcgill.ca
Please refer to the following links for tips and resources on designing accessible online courses:
- Explore Access - Designing an Accessible Online Course
- DO-IT - 20 Tips for Teaching an Accessible Online Course
- Brightspace also offers a series of video tutorials, including one on changing individual exam times.
Please refer to our general FAQ for Faculty & Staff for additional information.
How do I learn more about the accessibility features within the online tools for content delivery and providing virtual assessments?
The Teaching and Learning Services have expanded their list of resources to assist professors with online learning and assessment. Please visit their website:
If you do not find answers to your questions, please contact TLS using their webform at: https://www.mcgill.ca/tls/instructors/class-disruption/instructor-questions.
As an instructor, I am experiencing accessibility-related barriers, what supports are available to me?
If you are experiencing accessibility-related barriers and would like to speak with someone about resources available to you, we would invite you to connect with McGill’s Equity Advisors.