|[pic] |Course Syllabus |
| |Axia College/College of Social Sciences |
| |PSY/265 Version 3 |
| |Psychology of Human Sexuality |
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(2005). Human sexuality in a world of diversity. (6th ed.) Boston, MA: Allyn and Bacon.
Axia College’s Writing Style Handbook
All electronic materials are available on the student website.
|Week One: Human Sexuality |
| |Details |Due |Points |
|Objectives |Relate various value systems to sexual decision making. | | |
| |Discuss the critical thinking involved in sexual decision making. | | |
| |Explain the functions of male and female external and internal sex organs. | | |
|Course Preparation |Read the course description and objectives. | | |
| |Read the instructor’s biography and post your own. | | |
|Readings |Read Appendix A. | | |
| |Read Ch. 1 (pp. 1-11), Ch. 3 (pp. 60-84), and Ch. 4 (pp. 106-120 & 127-135) of Human | | |
| |Sexuality in a World of Diversity. | | |
| |Read this week’s Electronic Reserve Readings. | | |
|CheckPoint |Answer the following: Which value system or systems discussed in the text do you most relate |Aug 24, 2011 |30 |
|Sexuality and Value Systems |to? Explain your answer. | | |
|CheckPoint |Answer the following: How do you use the principles of critical thinking in making sexual |Aug 25, 2011 |30 |
|Critical Thinking and Sexual |decisions? Give an example from your own life in which you would use critical thinking to | | |
|Decision Making |make a decision about sex. | | |
|Individual |Describe the life of a sperm and the life of an egg from start to finish in a 700- to |Aug 28, 2011 |70 |
|The Sperm and the Egg |1,050-word story based on this week’s reading and...