Guidance and Support Centre for Students with Special Needs ELSA - Public web - Czech technical university in Prague

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The ELSA Centre provides support for CTU students and applicants with the following health concerns:

  • Specific Learning Disabilities - Dyslexia
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Mental Disorders
  • Chronical Diseases
  • Visual Impairments
  • Hearing Impairments
  • Mobility Impairments

The ELSA Centre helps make studying at CTU an effective and meaningful experience for students with disabilities. The Centre provides a wide range of services that cater to each student’s specific needs thanks to its technical staff, facilities and equipment.

Through the ELSA Centre, the university offers the following services:

  • adjustment of forms and course of study, including regime measures (an extra time for elaboration of tests)
  • training of study and work strategies
  • Study materials in alternate formats, such as adapted specialized symbols or transformed tactile versions
  • Visualization, transcription, and interpretation services
  • Study, work, and personal assistance as well as training in spatial orientation
  • Access to high-quality technical resources specially adapted for a particular disability. Some of the equipment can be loaned to students.
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