Skip Navigation
Home > soc
 

Course Details

 

Course Details

Course Code: CHFD220 Course ID: 3739 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course is an overview of the biological, psychological, cultural, and behavioral aspects of human sexuality and family life. The overall theme of the course focuses on attitudes and responsible sexual behavior. Key topics include how culture, society, and history have impacted our understanding of human sexuality.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
05/21/2021 - 10/29/2021 11/01/2021 - 12/26/2021 November Fall 2021 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2021 - 12/03/2021 12/06/2021 - 01/30/2022 December Fall 2021 Session D 8 Week session
07/27/2021 - 12/31/2021 01/03/2022 - 02/27/2022 January Winter 2022 Session B 8 Week session
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/2021 - 03/04/2022 03/07/2022 - 05/01/2022 March Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

  1. Examine the physiological, psychological, and social aspects of sexual development throughout the lifespan.
  2. Describe the process of human reproduction including the physiological and psychological aspects of sexual response.
  3. Explain the emotional and psychological aspects of sexuality.
  4. Summarize modern family planning options.
  5. Compare and contrast the broad range of sexual attitudes and preferences.
  6. Analyze cultural influences on sexual values and decision-making.
NameGrade %
Forums 35.00 %
Forum 1 4.38 %
Forum 2 4.38 %
Forum 3 4.38 %
Forum 4 4.38 %
Forum 5 4.38 %
Forum 6 4.38 %
Forum 7 4.38 %
Forum 8 4.38 %
Assignments 65.00 %
Week 1: Human Sexuality Throughout History Time-line 13.00 %
Week 2: Popular Culture's Perceptions of Sexuality and Aging 13.00 %
Week 5:Effective Communication in Intimate Relationships 13.00 %
Week 7: Sexual Tolerance 13.00 %
Week 8: Issues of Sex and Gender 13.00 %

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

  1. Examine the physiological, psychological, and social aspects of sexual development throughout the lifespan.
  2. Describe the process of human reproduction including the physiological and psychological aspects of sexual response.
  3. Explain the emotional and psychological aspects of sexuality.
  4. Summarize modern family planning options.
  5. Compare and contrast the broad range of sexual attitudes and preferences.
  6. Analyze cultural influences on sexual values and decision-making.
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
Author: No Author Specified
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.