Universal Design

Universal Design

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Important Notice

Customized delivery of courses in universal design is available for corporate teams or other groups. For more information, please email corporatetraining@mtroyal.ca or call 403.440.5579.

Universal Design (encompassing inclusive and barrier free design) is considered “good design” and refers to a broad-spectrum of ideas that yield improved environments for living, learning and interacting that are inherently accessible to all regardless of age, ability or status.

  • Understand the inter-relationships between the physical, learning, and social environments that impact the practice of Universal Design
  • Explore current trends, services, practices, and resources within Universal Design
  • Develop tools and strategies to apply to your current and future personal and professional environments
  • Examine the provincial, national, and international legislation impacting and influencing the Universal Design realm