Students with Dyslexia
As part of the Access Office in the Institute of Technology Sligo, the Learning Support Tutor provides support to students who have dyslexia or other specific learning difficulties.
Students who have been diagnosed as having dyslexia or other specific learning difficulties should contact the Learning Support Tutor early in the academic year to develop their Individual Support Plan.
Dyslexia screening can also be arranged in the college for students who suspect they may have dyslexia or other specific learning difficulties.
Supports provided by the Learning Support Tutor include:
- Dyslexia Screening
- Study Skills Information
- Use of Assistive Technology Suite
- Assistive Technology
- Reasonable Accommodation at Examinations
- Applications to the Department of Education and Skills to the Fund for Students with Disabilities on behalf of students with up to date psychological assessments
- Liaising with relevant staff to ensure students achieve their full potential at Institute of Technology Sligo
The Learning Support Tutor is located in the main building, first floor, third door, opposite Yeat’s Library.