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Undergraduate Course Details
Number IDS 320
Title Human Sexuality I
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII


This course will provide an interdisciplinary approach to the study of human sexuality including a scientific understanding of the historical, biological, psychological and social/cultural influences on human sexuality and its expression. Information about human sexuality across the lifespan will be included. This course provides information about sexual identity, orientation, and how changing sexual attitudes are influencing the culture. The media's impact on sexuality will be covered. Information about the biological and psychological causes of sexual dysfunction and their treatments will also be covered. This course also provides information about the prevention and treatment of sexually transmitted infections. Three lecture hours per week.