NYU Steinhardt

Sexual Identities Across the Lifespan

  • Course Number: APSY-UE 1110
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: Examines the meanings & explanations of sexual orientation, the norm of heterosexuality, & developing gay, lesbian or bisexual identity. Explores stigma management, multiple oppressions, coming out, & creating community to combat isolation & oppression. Focuses on personal development across the lifespan, including adolescence, midlife, coupling, parenthood & later life. Implications for educational approaches & strategies for community learning are explored.
  • Old Course Number: E63.1110