Short Course: ​Sexual Exploitation of Children and Young People

May 28, 2019

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 practices in intervention, protection and prevention. Specific forms of sexual exploitation will be explored, such as commercial and informal exploitation, trafficking, sex tourism, abusive images of children, and how new technologies are facilitating online grooming and ‘sexting’.

Sexual Exploitation of Children and Young People short course will be running on the following dates:

Wednesday 5th May 2020

Thursday 6th May 2020

Thursday 21st May 2020

Friday 22nd May 2020

Thursday 18th June 2020

Friday 19th June 2020

The page for this short course, containing the link to the application is now available here.