This course focuses on forms of sexual violence in childhood and adulthood. It can be taken either as a stand-alone short course, or as a module as part of the Woman and Child Abuse MA.
The course will focus on forms of sexual violence in childhood and adulthood, exploring topics including incidence, prevalence and reporting, theoretical and explanatory frameworks, impacts and meaning for victims/survivors, persistence and change with respect to legal frameworks, the justice system and support services, and perpetrators and approaches to prevention.
By the end of this course, you'll be able to:
If taking this course as a module on the Woman and Child Abuse MA, then you will be assessed and accredited at an MA level. To gain the 20 credits for the course, you must pass both an individual presentation and an essay.
If taking this course as a short course, then assessment is not compulsory.
This module is delivered over six days, from 10am to 5pm.
The 2018 dates are as follows:
Case study material will be supplied, as well as recommended reading to support each session.
The course will explore the following:
Sexual abuse in childhood, rape and sexual assault of adults, sexual exploitation including pornography, prostitution, trafficking and other aspects of the sex industry and sexual harassment. Course content will cover:
Please download the 2017-18 short course enrolment form and email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The cost for this course is £885. Please pay online through our eShop.
For more information on the course content, please contact the Child and Woman Abuse Studies Unit on +44 (0)20 7133 5014.
There is no official closing date for this course, but you are advised to apply as early as possible as we will only consider your application if there are places available.
Please select when you would like to start: