2019-2020 Catalog

SYG 2340 Human Sexuality and Society

A study of the physiological, psychological and cultural factors that affect the sexual behavior of human beings. Topics include historical and cross-cultural perspectives, research methodology, sexuality as communication and an expression of love, sexuality and the mass media, gender roles, sexual development, sexual arousal and response, sexual orientation, birth control, pregnancy, childbirth, sexual dysfunctions, sexual violence, sexual harassment and sexually transmitted infections. This course maybe available online and hybrid.