Sexual consent and capacity to consent

This lesson covers the laws regarding sexual consent and what statutory rape is. We will also learn about the freedom and capacity to consent. This lesson covers some content that may be a sensitive topic for you. We recommend checking with a trusted adult before starting or doing the lesson with a trusted adult nearby.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.An agreement by choice and having the freedom and capacity to make that choice. This is a good definition of consent.

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Q2.Most cases of rape are by strangers.

2/5

Q3.The age of consent is...

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Q4.It is only rape if there are physical injuries.

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Q5.A consequence of rape may be mental health problems.

5/5

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.An agreement by choice and having the freedom and capacity to make that choice. This is a good definition of consent.

1/5

Q2.Most cases of rape are by strangers.

2/5

Q3.The age of consent is...

3/5

Q4.It is only rape if there are physical injuries.

4/5

Q5.A consequence of rape may be mental health problems.

5/5

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Sexual consent and capacity to consent

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which of these is a good definition of 'statutory rape'?

1/5

Q2.Even in a relationship it is incredibly important that consent is given every time and it is given freely.

2/5

Q3.Is it ok to refuse even if you said yes last time?

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Q4.What is the age of consent?

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Q5.A rapist is someone you do not know.

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Sexual consent and capacity to consent

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which of these is a good definition of 'statutory rape'?

1/5

Q2.Even in a relationship it is incredibly important that consent is given every time and it is given freely.

2/5

Q3.Is it ok to refuse even if you said yes last time?

3/5

Q4.What is the age of consent?

4/5

Q5.A rapist is someone you do not know.

5/5

Lesson summary: Sexual consent and capacity to consent

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