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PSY 251: Human Sexuality (3 credits)

Course Description

Examines topic areas in the field of human sexuality including anatomy/physiology, sexual response, and sexual themes in society. Emphasizes understanding of one's sexuality through decision-making and communication skills. (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): Credit for PSY 100 or consent of instructor.

Co-Requisite(s): N/A

Recommended Preparation: N/A

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Recognize the study of human sexuality as a science
  • Describe the role of biology, culture, and socio-economic factors in the understanding and expression of human sexuality
  • Discuss the basic perspectives, concepts, principles, and general information comprising the field of human sexuality

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