PSYC 315 The Psychology of Human Sexuality




The psychology of human sexuality examines the psychological, biological and social science of human sexuality. Topics to be covered will include: sexual behaviour and arousal, sexual bodies, puberty and menopause, sexual orientation, sexually transmitted infections, contraception, abortion, sex hormones, sexual disorders, sex therapy, coercive sex, commodity-based sex, pregnancy and fertility.


45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework including PSYC 100 and PSYC 101

Course Notes

PSYC 315 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.

PSYC 315 is equivalent to PSYC 215. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and PSYC 215.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).


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