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HSCI 010: Human Sexuality

Course Description

This course surveys Human Sexuality using a multifaceted approach that includes the biological, psychological, historical, and sociological perspectives. Topics may include sexual attitude and values, the physiology of human sexual response, structure and function of sexual structures, sexual dysfunction, sexual orientation, gender identity and roles, relationships, sexual variation, reproduction, contraception, and sexual decision-making. Legal issues are addressed as well as the major contributors of sexual research.

Units: 3

  • Credit - Degree Applicable
  • Transferable to both UC and CSU

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Letter Grade, Pass/No Pass
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 48 – 54
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 0

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: None

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Transferable to both UC and CSU
  • WVC GE: D. Social Sciences: D1 - Social and Behavioral Sciences
    E. Lifelong Understanding and Development
  • CSU GE: Area D - Social Sciences
    Area E - Lifelong Learning and Self Development
  • UC/IGETC GE: Area 4 - Social and Behavioral Science
  • C-ID: PSY 130 - Introduction to Human Sexuality
Last Updated 7/19/23