Because of its ubiquitous nature, sexuality is an issue that requires understanding.
Furthermore, learners learn to employ critical thinking skills to objectively analyze, evaluate, and discuss sexuality research in an open, academic, and professional forum together with their online peers.
This is an undergraduate level course with particular attention paid to Western sexuality research and theory.
Because of the nature of the material, and the importance of understanding sexuality, we discuss sexuality and sexuality research frankly.
It is important to keep in mind that lectures and any additional materials (e.g., readings, videos, etc.) may be sexually explicit, and are intended to facilitate discussion and the learning process.
From a biological perspective, sexuality is defined as “the reproductive mechanism as well as the basic biological drive that exists in all species and can encompass sexual intercourse and sexual contact in all its forms”.