Queensland University of Technology
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
This unit explores historical approaches to studying, explaining and regulating human sexuality with an awareness of the social nature of definitions of 'normal' or 'acceptable' sexual behaviours. Students critically examine definitions of 'healthy' or 'morally acceptable' or 'normal' sexuality. Different models of sexuality are considered with an emphasis on contemporary critiques of the traditional paradigms of sexuality in the West.Learning OutcomesOn successful completion of this unit you should be able to:1. Apply human sexual diversity to its cultural, historical and biological contexts2. Research and critique a contemporary paradigm and contemporary debate on sexuality3. Critically analyse contemporary discourse in the social sciences4. Reflect on the nature of human sexuality and how human sexuality contributes to human diversity
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