OLS 102 Human Sexuality • 2 Cr.


Explores sexual attitudes, beliefs, and stereotypes within the context of the students immediate environment. Students examine adult lifestyles, sexual relationships, reproduction, and responsible sexual behavior. Prerequisite: OLS 107, 110, 111 and Acceptance into the program.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Describe the concepts of sex and sexuality (heterosexual, gay/lesbian) and cultural views.
  • Identify the male and female reproductive organs.
  • Discuss the concepts of dating and marriage.
  • Identify the benefits of and reasons for abstinence.
  • Define and describe various sexually transmitted diseases and methods of prevention.
  • Describe methods of birth control, the limitations and uses of birth control.
  • Discuss pregnancy options and stages related to pregnancy, abortion and adoption.
  • Identify the components of sexual abuse and how to prevent it.
  • Define sexual harassment in the school and workplace, and how to avoid it