Sexual Health Awareness

Course Cost: 25
Course duration: 4 Hours

The Sexual Health Awareness course provides 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 starting 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 short, auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge essential in understanding the impact and key issues surrounding sexual health.

A great addition to your CV, to show your commitment to health and social care, this programme is also beneficial for general knowledge.

After successfully completing the course, you will receive a certificate of participation in this subject area which can boost career prospects and opportunities in a variety of fields.

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.