• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

A Study of Accessibility for the Disabled.

Page
  1. 1
    1
  2. 2
    2
  • Essay length: 562 words
  • Submitted: 16/09/2003
Share this essay:
University Degree Architecture

The first 200 words of this essay...

A Study of Accessibility for the Disabled

Introduction

Disabled people find every day activities to be far more challenging than some one who is able bodied, for this reason various different systems have to be installed to aid their movement and accessibility. I am going to analyse the movement of the disabled around Liskeard town centre. Liskeard is situated in the south east of Cornwall and was built in the early 20th century. However the building has increased in size in correspondence with the increase in population.

There are several different types of system in place in Liskeard town centre for disabled people, visual, audio and modified buildings.

Objective

From my study of disabled systems in Liskeard, I will use my research to improve wheel chair access to Liskeard School & Community College. To analyse my research I will use the criteria of convenience & ease of use. In order to achieve my objective of improving disabled access in Liskeard School & Community College. I will need to research and account for the following.

* Ramps are installed to increase and aid accessibility to building entrances and routes where there

Read more
The above preview is unformatted text

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • Over 150,000 essays available
  • Just £6.99 a month

  • "
    This site is great as it helps when you have to create essays, the site provides sample essays that can be used as guides. They are very informative and well thought out and researched.
    "
    Ruth, British Virgin Islands. University Student. Constitutional and Administrative Law.
  • "
    A fantastic website, it's also convenient to use, user-friendly, and has excellent customer services.
    "
    Lex Fawste. English, Biology, Physics, Maths, and Chemistry. A Level Student.

Marked by a teacher

This essay has been marked by one of our great teachers. You can read the full teachers notes when you download the essay.

Peer reviewed

This essay has been reviewed by one of our specialist student essay reviewing squad. Read the full review on the essay page.

Peer reviewed

This essay has been reviewed by one of our specialist student essay reviewing squad. Read the full review under the essay preview on this page.