Aug 04, 2020  
College Catalog 2020-2021 
    
College Catalog 2020-2021

WGSS 117 - Women, Health, Reproduction

Cross-Listed as BIOL 117  
This course will deal with aspects of human anatomy and physiology of special interest to women and/or those who identify as women, especially relating to sexuality and reproduction. Biological topics covered will include menstruation and menopause, sexuality, conception, contraception, infertility, abortion, pregnancy, cancer, and AIDS. Advances in assisted reproductive technologies, hormone therapies, and genetic engineering technologies will be discussed. Three lecture hours each week. Every semester. (4 Credits)