School of History, Classics & Archaeology

About equality and diversity

Information about the Equality Act 2010 and its promotion in the School.

The School is committed to maintaining and promoting equality and diversity among staff and students. This is governed ultimately by the Equality Act 2010, which outlaws discrimination (direct or indirect) on nine grounds: age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation.

See further:

  • Nine protected characteristics

The Advice Place, run by EUSA, is an excellent source of advice.

Students with disabilities may receive advice and support from the Student Disability Service: