Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Welcome

    • Learning outcomes

  • 2

    Understanding LGBTQ: the basics

    • Common myths

    • Statistics

    • What does LGBTQ mean?

  • 3

    LGBTQ awareness

    • In this section

    • Gender identity and sexual orientation

    • Coming out

    • Social norms

    • 'Queer'

    • Definitions

    • Transgender

    • Gender Identity Disorder (GID) and Gender Dysphoria

    • Transitioning

  • 4

    Discrimination and abuse

    • Discrimination

    • Discriminatory abuse

    • Experiences of discrimination and abuse

    • Your thoughts

    • Hate crime

    • LGBTQ health

    • Minority stress

    • Impact of discrimination and minority stress

    • Knowledge check

  • 5

    Children and young people

    • LGBTQ children and young people

    • Children and gender identity

    • Bullying

    • Gender Identity Development Service (GIDS)

    • Sexual development

    • LGBTQ in education

    • Bullying of LGBTQ children and young people

    • Homophobic bullying

    • Stand up! (video)

    • How schools can reduce bullying

    • Whole school approach

    • Education resources

    • Knowledge check

  • 6

    Pride

    • Pride events

    • Pride flag

    • Stonewall forever (video)

  • 7

    LGBTQ History

    • Now you know (video)

    • The 20th Century

    • Pre-1900

    • The 21st Century

  • 8

    Assessment

    • Assessment

  • 9

    Feedback

    • Your certification

    • About this course

    • Feedback