PAM 3800

PAM 3800

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2015-2016.

Provides students with an understanding of the interactions and interrelationships of human behavior that influence sexual development and behavior. Focuses on the evolution of sexual norms, cross-cultural customs, legislation within changing sociopolitical systems, and delivery of services related to sexual issues, needs, and/or problems. Addresses future trends in sexuality.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: An introductory course in human development and family studies, psychology, or sociology (or equivalent social science course). Recommended prerequisite: A biology course.

Comments Discussion section enrollment will be done by the instructor during the first week of classes.

  • Become familiar with the major controversies in the field of sexology.
  • Understand sexually related physiology and anatomy.
  • Understand how the political system of the country influences sexual decisions, and become familiar with ways to effect change in sexual/political issues.
  • Learn to view sexology as an academic discipline.
  • Make responsible decisions about sexuality based on facts.
  • Understand the role culture plays in the learning of sexual attitudes, knowledge and behavior.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture. Discussion optional.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15028 PAM 3800   LEC 001

  • Discussion enrollment will occur during the first week of class by the instructor. Enroll in lecture only.

  • 18803 PAM 3800   DIS 206

  • 18804 PAM 3800   DIS 207

  • 18805 PAM 3800   DIS 208

  • 18806 PAM 3800   DIS 209

  • 18807 PAM 3800   DIS 210

  • 18808 PAM 3800   DIS 211