This online micro-course is suitable for those looking to develop a greater awareness of some of the barriers and discrimination faced by individuals from the LGBTQ+ community, with specific links to football.
Throughout this micro-course, we hope you will engage with historical events, contemporary research and modern-day examples across the football landscape. At the end of this micro-course, we hope that you will have developed an appreciation of LGBTQ+ issues in the game and be able to identify discriminative behaviours, language or values.
This course will be split into 6 different topics, each of which containing a variety of content and resources which you can work through at your own pace.
Course topics include:
• Topic 1: Introduction
• Topic 2: Language and terminology
• Topic 3: Legislation
• Topic 4: Progression and representation
• Topic 5: Taking action
• Topic 6: Reflections
When accessing this course, it is recommended that you use Google Chrome, Firefox or Safari. Additionally, this course is best accessed on a laptop or tablet.