Harassment is behaviour that is:

  • Unwanted or offensive
  • Not legitimate
  • Repeated or serious
  • Hurtful
  • An abuse of power

It may be sexual harassment or harassment based on gender, race, age, appearance, religion or any other factor. Most importantly, it has a detrimental effect on you, your work, your learning and/or performance.

Harassment is in breach of the Student Code of Conduct and is dealt with as quickly and effectively as possible in the same way as complaints.