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The Impact of Pornography and Mass Media on Sexual and Domestic Violence - VictimFocus Academy Online Course

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Course Description

Approximately 15-20 hours of learning at your own pace.

CPD accredited.
 
Porn is everywhere. It's not even restricted to porn anymore. Music videos, food adverts, fashion adverts, car showrooms. This critical course discusses the impact of pornography and sexualised mass media on sexual and domestic abuse in our society. How is porn and sexualised mass media contributed to or influencing domestic abuse and sexual violence? 
 
Learning Objectives:
 
- To explore the most common trends and features in pornography and sexualised mass media 
 
- To learn the theories and to read research evidence about the influence of porn and sexualisation in the mass media affecting the way people perceive rape, abuse and violence 
 
- To explore case studies of domestic and sexual violence in which porn or sexualised mass media has played a role 
 
- To explore collections of real world examples of media that supports or sexualises abuse and violence

Suitable for:
Anyone with an interest in learning about the impact porn and mass media is having on the way we perceive and respond to sexual and domestic violence. Members of the public, professionals and volunteers are welcome.

Written by:
Dr Jessica Taylor and Sarah Wood

Also available: 
An introductory, bite-sized course on this topic is also available. Designed for busy people, the content is broken down into managable chunks of about 15 minutes each, and the course takes about 2 hours to complete overall.