• Human Sexuality

     

    Topics to be covered:

    Male and Female Reproductive System

    Sexual decision making

    Influence of the media on students’ perceptions of sexuality

    Birth Control Methods

    Sexually Transmitted Infections/AIDS

    Pregnancy and Childbirth

    Sexual Violence/Assault

     

    The above topics are covered and discussed in an honest, open, accurate, and frank manner. Students are encouraged to think about and reflect upon aspects of their sexuality and sexual behavior. Parents who may be uncomfortable with any of the topics covered are encouraged to contact me to discuss their concerns.

     

    Assessment

    The main focus of the course is to encourage students to discuss and reflect on aspects of Human Sexuality. Students will take 3 quizzes, as well as write 3 reaction papers to various aspects of the course. One presentation is required, which will show how the media influences perceptions of sex and sexuality.

     

    Assignments

    All written assignments must be submitted through Google Classroom by the deadline posted. Any assignment submitted late will result in a ZERO for the assignment. 

     

    Class Conduct (50 Points)

    5 points will be deducted off the Conduct grade for the following:

    Late to Class

    Class Disruption

    Cutting Class

    Cell Phone Use

    Insubordination

    Improper use of the bathroon/hallway pass

    Non-participation in activities