PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF HUMAN SEXUALITY

PSY* 250

This course is designed to provide students with an overview of the range of human
sexuality and gender variations. The focus will be on current information, attitudes
and the role of sexuality as a positive enriching force in life. The distinction will be
made between sexuality and gender differences. Sexuality and gender variations
will be examined in the light of biological origins, psychological determinants,
social factors and cross-cultural beliefs and attitudes. A combination of didactic
presentation and experiential learning will be utilized to examine the current
research of the field.