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Ch 18: Human Sexuality

About This Chapter

These video lessons will teach you about human sexual development and relationships. Lesson cover a broad range of topics including anatomy, communication between partners and controversial issues.

Human Sexuality - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter cover human sexual behavior, beginning with an overview of the reproductive system in males and females, followed by a look at the sexual development and changes that occur during puberty. Our instructors will discuss what to consider when planning a family.

You'll get information on current controversies regarding sexuality in our culture and look at the importance of good communication between sexual partners. When you've finished the video lessons in this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Locate the major organs of reproduction in men and women and describe their function
  • List some changes in sexual development that occur during adolescence
  • Identify important issues when planning a pregnancy
  • Analyze several viewpoints regarding controversial sexual issues
  • Name ways a couple can improve their communication skills

This information is presented in short video lessons as well as written transcripts. Key terms are identified, and it's easy to follow the embedded video tags to review the parts of the lessons where you're having trouble. At the end of every lesson, you can test your learning through multiple-choice quizzes.

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