Sexual Health Promotion and Human Rights 5 cr

5 OP

Ala:  Sosiaali-, terveys- ja liikunta-ala, Yamk

Toteutuksen kieli: 
Toteutuksen kuvaus: 

The student
– understands the diversity of the human rights and sexuality in regard to sexual orientation, age and preferences;
– understands the scope of sexuality in society including myths, norms, laws, cultural aspects and social policies and institutions;
– uses the basic terminology of sexology appropriately;
– is familiar with human and sexual rights and ethics and is able to promote them in work-life;
– knows the basic goals and tools of promotion of human rights and sexual health and is able to implement them in work-life;
– knows how to address the basic sexual health problems and how to refer patients to the specialists

Course Content:
Sexual health promotion and human rights in individual and community levels
– Orietation to human rights including laws and agreements, teminology and education
– Orientation to sexual health including sexual diversity, terminology and sexual rights
– Basics of human sexuality through the lifespan
– Society and sexuality including myths, taboos, influences of culture and media, values, beliefs, relationships, legislation and social institutions
– Sexual and human rights violance including FGM, prostitution and human trafficking
– Skills in sexual health including the PLISSIT model, ethics, sexual reactions, sexual problems and sex aids

Työskentelytavat ja aikataulutus: 

Online in the Optima eLearning environment. Non-stop online course with different kind of individual tasks (essays,videos, multiple choise tests).



Opettaja(t): Christina Mantsinen

Ilmoittautuminen: 19.11.2018 - 29.03.2019
Ajankohta: 04.03.2019 - 14.06.2019