This subject explores human love and relationships from a scientific perspective. The subject examines biological and behavioural aspects of sexuality, including sexual anatomy, gender, sexual orientation, erotica and pleasure. Students learn how to build and maintain healthy relationships, improve relationship communication and explore the science of love and attraction.
|Faculty of Society & Design|
- May 2019 [Standard Offering]
- September 2019 [Standard Offering]
- January 2020 [Standard Offering]
- May 2020 [Standard Offering]
- Social Sciences, Psychology and Counselling
- Commencing in 2019: $4,290
- Commencing in 2020: $4,340
1. Demonstrate an understanding of the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings and historical trends in love, sex and relationships research.
2. Respect and use critical and creative thinking, sceptical inquiry and the scientific approach to solve problems related to behavioural and mental processes.
3. Demonstrate effective oral communication skills.
4. Understand and apply psychological principles to personal issues.
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This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.