Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Workshops - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Workshops

8 Mar 2021

The QLD Human Rights Commission and the QLD Council for LGBTIQ Health are delivering a number of online workshops designed to broaden your knowledge on aspects of Diversity and Inclusion and to enhance your professional practice.

Join us for a two-hour online workshop on Sexuality and Gender Identity ‘Becoming a USC Ally', Unconscious Bias Awareness or Gender Identity and Discrimination from 23 March to 17 May.

Search for each workshop on Student Hub.

Unconscious Bias Awareness workshop

This workshop provides participants with an understanding of what unconscious bias is, where it comes from, and how much it can affect decision-making. Learn how to identify and counteract unconscious bias.

When: Tuesday 23 March, 10am–12noon and Tuesday 13 April 10am-12noon.

Register on Student Hub.

Gender Identity and Discrimination workshop

Join us for this workshop to gain an understanding of gender identity as defined by the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 and the protections provided by the Act for trans and gender diverse people.

When: Friday 26 March, 10am-12noon and Monday 17 May, 1-3pm.

Visit Student Hub for more information and to register.

Sexuality and Gender Identity workshop - Do you want to be a USC Ally?

Learn about:

  • LGBTIQ terminology
  • Sexual orientation and Gender identity
  • Myths, values, and stereotypes associated with LGBTIQ
  • Different types of discrimination
  • Factors that make it difficult for LGBTIQ students and staff

When: Workshops available Wednesday 7 April, 10am–12noon and Thursday 29 April 1–3pm.

Register on Student Hub.