Should the University give compulsory consent classes?

Passed: November 2020 (24th)

What do you want? / Why do you want it?

We would like to create compulsory consent classes for all students at the University of Leeds. There are too to many incidents of rape and sexual assaults at Leeds. This idea could be a solution as it would reach all students and give them a competent understanding of consent.

Expires: November 2023 (24th)

Submitted By: Lily Darling & Ella Aylmer

Officer: Welfare / Education

Area of Work: Student Safety

Updates

January 2021: Sophia (Welfare Officer) is embedding this policy into the Reformed Response to Sexual Violence policy, which is currently being drafted in a report, with recommendations, to present to the Vice Chancellor and Deputy Vice Chancellor.

November 2020: New Policy