Couples and Reproductive Health
- East Baltimore
- 1st term
- Population, Family and Reproductive Health
- Variable Credit
- Academic Year:
- 2019 - 2020
- Class Times:
- Tuesday, 3:00 - 4:50pm
- Lab Times:
Thursday, 3:30 - 4:20pm
Reviews and discusses readings on couples and reproductive health such as: Definitions of couples and of reproductive health; sociological, anthropological and economic perspectives; fertility decision making; critiques of a couple approach from feminists and from those concerned primarily with less stable sexual partnerships for STD/AIDS prevention, and design of couple studies and service delivery interventions.
- Learning Objectives:
- Critique conceptual frameworks
- Prepare and give a presentation to the class
- Write a paper on a topic of choice (optional)
- Discuss the relevant literature in couples and reproductive health
- Methods of Assessment:
Student evaluation based on a class presentation and a paper.
- Instructor Consent:
No consent required
- Special Comments:
Class may count as 3 credits if students take the lab portion of the course.