Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: PSY                                     Course Number: 234                                    
Course Title: Psychology of Human Sexuality
Subject: Psychology
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course is designed to explore the evolution of human sexual behavior, contemporary sexual modes and disorders of sexual expression from a psychodynamic point of view. Developmental factors instrumental in shaping human sexual behavior, including family dynamics, early learning, and psychosocial pressures at various stages of development are discussed. Disorders of sexual behavior are reviewed, as well as contemporary treatment methods.

Prerequisite: ENG 101 and PSY 101.
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: