Module 2 – Non-discrimination

2.1 Understanding Non-discrimination

At a basic level, we all have some idea of what discrimination is. But it’s important to understand what the wider effects of discrimination are. In this way, we are trying to not just understand what discrimination and what can be done to stop it.

Essential Questions

When viewing the video, focus on answering the following questions:

  • What is discrimination and why does it occur?
  • What is ableism?
  • How do discrimination and other attitudinal barriers affect persons with disabilities?