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Sexual Violence and Harassment in Education (2)

This seminar focuses on federal campus safety laws addressing sexual violence and harassment in education settings. Specifically, the course will (1) take an in-depth view of Title IXs prohibition of sexual violence as a form of sex discrimination; (2) review the Clery Acts requirements to prevent and addresses sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking in higher education; (3) explore evolving due process and fair proceeding requirements for students accused of sexual violence in educational hearings; and (4) address privacy protects over institutional disciplinary hearings as provided for by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). This seminar also will incorporate guest speakers to discuss current policy and prevention education trends in K-12 and higher education to address sexual violence and harassment.

Current & Previous Instructors:
Laura Dunn;

This course is not currently scheduled.
Last offered Fall 2017.


Key to Codes in Course Descriptions
P: Prerequisite
C: Prerequisite or Concurrent Requirement
R: Recommended Prior or Concurrent Course

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500 W. Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-1786 PHONE: (410) 706-7214 FAX: (410) 706-4045 / TDD: (410) 706-7714

Admissions: PHONE: (410) 706-3492 FAX: (410) 706-1793

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