Colour Blindness

Course Dates: 02/12/19
Time: 10:30 - 16:30
Location: KS - Keeley Street

The concept of colour blindness carries an assumption of a well-intentioned state of equality. However is this fact or a myth?


What is the course about?

The course aims to raise awareness around the limitations of having a colour blind approach in practice and instead promoting racial consciousness.

What will we cover?

• A brief exploration of the ways in which the colour blind approach has developed over time
• De-mystifying colour blind concepts
• Personal and professional inventories
• Developing race consciousness in practice.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

• Briefly explain the history of the colour blind approach
• Identify the limitations of a colour blind approach
• Identify the advantages of a race conscious approach and one way in which this can be applied in practice.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

• Professional Introduction
• Students should be in practice (whether qualified or placement).

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

• Experiential exercises
• Slides
• Discussion
• Q&A.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

• There are no other costs
• Notebook and pen.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Please review our new Racial Awareness Project Section online and in the term guides.


Book your place

Course Code: PRC001

Mon, day, 02 Dec - 02 Dec '19

Duration: 1 session

Full fee: £79.00
Senior fee: £63.00
Concession: £54.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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Any questions?
or call 020 7492 2530

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