What are the risks

The video opposite voices some popular views on ways HIV is transmitted. Some of these actions are indeed very risky, some a little risky and some are not risky at all.

Before you complete the following task, look at each statement individually and discuss whether you think they are well formed or based on ignorance?


The statements from the above clip are represented by the avatars below. Click on an avatar, then drag and drop it into one of the three risk categories...HIGH, LOW or NO risk. When you are happy with your choices, click on the check answers button to see how you got on.

You can also compare your answers to this factsheet.

For discussion

Look again at the statements in the activity above.
Explain how some of these actions could become more or less risky.