Human Sexuality - Minor

College of Education, Health and Human Services
School of Health Sciences
100 Nixson Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2197
www.kent.edu/ehhs/hs


Description

The Human Sexuality minor gives students an opportunity to study a range of issues—basic, in-depth and controversial—including women’s health, HIV/AIDS and the teaching of sexuality in age-in developmentally appropriate ways. The flexible nature of the minor allows students to design their program to align with their interests and primary study.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

Students declared in the School Health Education or the Community Health Education major may not declare the Human Sexuality minor.

Minor Requirements

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Minor Requirements
HED 32544HUMAN SEXUALITY 3
HED 44025WOMEN'S HEALTH ISSUES 3
HED 46057ADVANCED HUMAN SEXUALITY 3
HED 47070AIDS: ISSUES, EDUCATION AND PREVENTION 3
Sexuality Electives, choose from the following:6
GENDER AND COMMUNICATION (DIVD)
INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS AND FAMILIES (DIVD)
CHANGING ROLES OF MEN AND WOMEN
FAMILY LIFE EDUCATION METHODOLOGY
DEVELOPMENT OF GENDER ROLE AND IDENTITY (DIVD)
INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS AND FAMILIES
SOCIOLOGY OF FAMILIES (DIVD)
SPECIAL TOPICS IN WOMEN'S STUDIES
COLLOQUIUM IN WOMEN'S STUDIES (DIVD)
Other electives courses require faculty approval
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies Elective, choose from the following:3
INTRODUCTION TO LGBT LITERATURE (DIVD)
LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER: CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES (DIVD)
INTRODUCTION TO LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, TRANSGENDER AND QUEER STUDIES
POLITICS OF SOCIAL MOVEMENTS (DIVD)
DEVELOPMENT OF GENDER ROLE AND IDENTITY (DIVD)
SOCIOLOGY OF FAMILIES (DIVD)
SOCIOLOGY OF SEXUALITIES (DIVD)
INEQUALITY IN SOCIETIES (DIVD)
SOCIOLOGY OF GENDER (DIVD)
SOCIAL MOVEMENTS
SELF AND IDENTITY
LGBTQ THEATRE (DIVD)
COLLOQUIUM IN WOMEN'S STUDIES (DIVD)
Minimum Total Credit Hours:21

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.500