Duration 4 Hours | £35.00 per delegate
In 2013, there were approximately 450,000 positive diagnoses of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in England.
This course provides a wealth of in-depth knowledge which enables you to expand your understanding of sexual health issues. It is a great way to increase knowledge if you are looking into beginning a career within this particular field, or simply hope to increase your awareness of the different types of STIs. Also explored are helpful tips in maintaining positive intimate relationships and the mechanics of human reproduction.
This course is designed to introduce you to the key issues surrounding sexual health issues.
The course is split into several engaging and manageable sections.
Section 1: Relationships
Increase your knowledge of the various factors found within friendships, relationships, intimacy and the legal age for sexual activities. You will also explore the reasons why people may enter into close relationships, linking this to fundamental, basic human needs.
Section 2: Sexually transmitted infections
Study different types of STIs, how they are transmitted, their symptoms, as well as exploring the effects of untreated chlamydia, HIV and AIDS.
Section 3: Human reproduction
This module looks into the anatomy of sexual health awareness - you will learn about the male and female reproductive organs, as well as the process of menstruation.
Section 4: Contraception
You will look into the different methods of contraception available at the moment, their advantages and disadvantages and where they can be obtained from.
Section 5: The media
Learn about the portrayal of sex in the media and how society responds to such depictions. Contemplate how society and the media need to change and be much more dynamic in their representations of sex in order to more accurately reflect the state of sexual health awareness in our modern day society.
This course is suitable for anyone interested in expanding your knowledge of sexual health issues.