Lecture Theatre 1.40
This room is wheelchair accessible
From the main entrance on King Edward VII Avenue: Take the lift to the first floor and turn right through the double doors. Please note: you will need a code to open these doors, see below for further information. Follow the corridor, through another set of double doors which are also keypad activated (see note below). Follow the corridor and 1.40 is on the right just past the stairs.
The double doors along the corridor are kept locked for security purposes. The same code will open both sets of doors. They keypad is accessible and the doors open automatically after entering the code. Please request the code from the library (029 2087 4611) or your tutor. Click here for full information.
From the car park use the side entrance (Please Note- to use this entrance door, you will need a validated University card): Follow the corridor to the right. Take the first corridor on the left, then turn right at the junction. The lift is located at the end of this corridor to the right. Take the lift to the first floor. Exit the lift to the right towards the double doors. You will need a code to open these doors, see above for further information. Follow the corridor, through another set of double doors which are also keypad activated (see note above). Follow the corridor and 1.40 is on the right just past the stairs.
A plan of this floor, with the access routes highlighted, is available as a pdf on the top right of this page.
Facilities and Room Information
1.40 is a fixed seating, tiered lecture theatre.
There is level access to the front of the theatre, but not the back.
The whole front row has movable desks
This theatre has 1 fixed wheelchair space and 2 removable wheelchair spaces
1 accessible height and tilt adjustable table is available (pictured above)
The room is fitted with an induction loop. Please use the T switch on your hearing device to use the loop.
The microphone linked to the induction loop is fixed on the lectern. Please ensure you speak towards the microphone.
The lectern computer surface is 800mm above the floor. The back of the lectern rises to 1000mm above the floor.
There is a space of 1250mm behind the lectern
The white board is adjustable
The light controls are on the wall next to the door, positioned 1300mm above the floor
All fire exit routes and exits are clearly sign posted using the green running man. Please take the time to familiarise yourself with the exits and exit routes.
Egress via stairs: Turn left out of 1.40 and left again down the stairs. There is a handrail on the left hand side. Follow the stairs to the ground floor and the fire exit outside is to your left.
Level Egress: In an emergency evacuation the lifts must not be used. Turn left out of 1.40, past the stairs to the refuge point. The refuge point is sign posted. When you reach the refuge point, you must use the phone which will connect to security when the handset is lifted. Inform security of your location and that you require assistance. Security will communicate information to you in relation to what is happening and reassure you. You should remain in the refuge area until advised otherwise or someone comes to your assistance. Refuge points are located such as to provide a safe area for at least 30 minutes in the event of a real fire.
If you think you might require assistance in the event of an emergency evacuation, you must arrange a Personalised Emergency Evacuation Plan (PEEP) as soon as possible. Students must contact their School Disability Contact to arrange a PEEP. Staff will need to contact their School / Division Disability Contact or manager to arrange a PEEP. Please remember that it is your responsibility to inform the relevant person that you require a PEEP to be set up.