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BIO 120 - Human Reproduction and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Credits: 3
3 Lecture Hours

This is a course which introduces the anatomy and physiology of male and female reproductive systems along with topics such as pregnancy and contraception. The second part of the course focuses on human sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Explain the function of DNA in the cellular processes of mitosis and meiosis.
  2. Describe the anatomy and physiology of male and female reproductive systems.
  3. Explain the physiology and endocrinology of human reproduction.
  4. Discuss selected contraceptive methods.
  5. Recognize health risks and problems associated with selected sexually transmitted disease.
  6. Explain treatments for sexually transmitted diseases.
  7. Describe the biology and pathology of selected sexually transmitted diseases.
Listed Topics
  1. Mitosis and meiosis
  2. Anatomy of human reproductive organs
  3. Physiology of human reproductive organs
  4. Selected contraceptive methods
  5. Selected sexually transmitted diseases
  6. Medical and health challenges of human reproduction and sexually transmitted diseases
Reference Materials
Textbook and contemporary learning materials.
Approved By: Sutin, Stewart Date Approved: 12/14/2006

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