PSYC 4603

Course Name: 
Psychology of Sexual Orientation
Units: 
3

Overview of research and theory related to sexual orientation across the lifespan from the standpoint of the social sciences. Topics include conceptualization of sexual identities, origins and development of sexual orientation, sexual identity formation and disclosure. Selected issues such as couple relationships, employment and careers, parenthood, and aging are also explored, since they may be affected by sexual orientation.

Instructor: 
Charlottes Patterson
Special NOTE: 
3rd or 4th year psychology major or instructor permission