Prejudice and Discrimination

  • Created by: AmyA
  • Created on: 21-03-18 13:26

Prejudice - attitude of someone whose opinion is based on a fact

Discrimination - when people act on their predjudice views so someone is treated differently

Can be triggered by religion, race, colour, sex, language, disability or age

All discrimination goes against the first two Articles of the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights:

Article 1 - All human beings are born free and equal in




I have to say that I don't like it when teachers ask such difficult essay topics. I had to explain the topic to a child for over an hour before he wrote his opinion in an essay. I thought about it and allowed him to use for this. This gives an excellent result and helps to get a good example for other work.