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Sexual & Reproductive Health - Short Course

This course is designed to provide students with an overview of historical and current issues and debates in the area of sexual and reproductive health, with special attention to power relations, gender and a global economic perspective. In addition, it will equip students with insight into rights-based approaches and skills to critically analyse and develop sexual and reproductive policies, services and interventions.

Potential participants note that this is not a clinical course.

Course participants explore the socio-economic, political and organizational dimensions of reproductive health.

Content includes:

-constructions of sexuality

-conferences and contestation: historical development of conceptualisations of sexual and reproductive health

-rights-based approaches

-theories about the relationships between development, population growth and reproductive health and how these inform SRH programmes

-politics and economics of sexual and reproductive health interventions (eg concerning assisted reproductive technologies)

-current sexual health (eg STIs) and reproductive health issues (infertility, abortions, maternal mortality, FGM)

-gender-based violence (including medical violence, eg forced sterilisations, forced abortions, harmful treatments of fertility)

-sexual and reproductive health across the life cycle (special attention for youth and elderly)

-sexual and reproductive health and men

-sexual and reproductive health promotion

Credit Rating: 15 SCOTCAT/5 ECTS

Participants of the professional development courses will receive a certificate of attendance from the Institute.

However, participants wishing to gain an award may register for a post graduate certificate. The modules are then taken for credit on a part-time basis each year. A PG Cert requires 60 credits and a post graduate diploma requires 120 credits. If you do a dissertation in addition to the short courses, you will gain 180 credits.

If you register for an award, you can have up to 4 years for a PG Cert, 5 years for a PG Dip and 7 years for a MSc to complete in part-time mode.

Course dates: 25 February 2019 - 27 March 2019

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