Accessibility statement for Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition

This accessibility statement applies to the course webpages for Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition that have addresses beginning with

This website is run by the School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:

We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.

How accessible this website is

We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact Arno Onken.

You can also report accessibility problems at the University level.

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

The government has produced information on how to report accessibility issues: reporting an accessibility problem on a public sector website.

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

The University of Edinburgh is committed to making its websites accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

Compliance status

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) version 2.1 AA standard, due to ‘the exemptions’ or ‘the non-compliances and exemptions’ listed below.

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.

Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations

Most of our PDFs don't meet accessibility standards due to the following WCAG 2.1 success criteria:

These PDFs are provided for printing, in addition to the primary and accessible HTML versions.

Content that’s not within the scope of the accessibility regulations

Obsolete or archived pages

Some older pages that predate the regulations are marked obsolete or archived, and won't be updated.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 2020-09-09. It was last reviewed on 2021-08-05.

This website was last tested on 2024-05-17. The test was carried out by Arno Onken.

All pages on the 2024 site at that date were inspected.