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  • 28 May 2019

    Short Course: ​Sexual Exploitation of Children and Young People

    Due to COVID-19 this short course will be delivered virtually.  This course focuses on the sexual exploitation of children and young people in the UK and global contexts. Sessions cover: definitions and framings, methodological and ethical challenges of researching sexual exploitation, evidence and prevalence, abusers and coercers, policy and legislative approaches, and promising

  • 24 Apr 2018

    Contributing to the Independent Inquiry Into Child Sexual Abuse

    London Met’s Child and Woman Abuse Studies Unit has published a report looking into prior historical discussions surrounding child sexual abuse.

MA in Woman and Child Abuse

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This course will provide you with a comprehensive grounding in woman and child abuse studies, including theory, research, policy and practice.

Short Course: ​Sexual Exploitation of Children and Young People

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Reflecting the work of CWASU, our short courses focus on what we know about the different forms of abuse.