PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN SEXUALITY
Credit points: 15
This subject introduces you to multi-disciplinary (e.g., history, sociology, biology, psychology, public health, etc.) knowledge of human sexuality. Students will critically unpack 1) the historical development of social, cultural and political attitudes about human sexuality, 2) form and function elated to human sexuality, 3) psycho-social sexual development, and 4) current trends in sexual behaviour and related health outcomes e.g. Sexually Transmitted Infections.
SchoolPsychology and Public Health
Subject Co-ordinatorJennifer Power
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG
Available as ElectiveYes
Prerequisites Must be admitted to HCSHS or must obtain subject coordinators approval
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City Campus, 2021, Semester 2, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJennifer Power
Block ModeWeek: 39 - 39
One 2.00 days block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.
2 days (14 hours) of face to face content delivered by lectures, seminars, and facilitated discussions.
Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 32 - 43
Nine 9.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.
Content (e.g., readings, online materials, online engagement) to be completed by students at a regular pace throughout the semester with an expectation of spending approximately 9 hours per week across all activities.
2-hour examination (2000 word equivalent)Online exam will be open-book with a time limit. Total of 2000 words comprising: 2x 500 word short answer questions (~1 hr) and 1x 1000 words (~1 hr)
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10-minute individual presentation to the class (500 words equivalent)Presentation of issue covered in essay -describing a sexual health issue from a multi-disciplinary perspective describing potential solutions
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3,000-word essayEssay will critically explore in-depth an issue related to the subject content and accompanies presentation.
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