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Do you have questions about sex hormones or menstrual cycles? This is a crash-course in human reproductive health through fact and biology-based information on a variety of topics. "Sex 101" will cover reproductive anatomy, key biological changes during puberty, sexual biology and contraceptive methods, reproductive disorders, and a special introduction to the exciting field of Oncofertility. Specific lecture titles are as follows: 1) Reproductive Anatomy & Hormones, 2) Menstrual Cycle, Oocyte Maturation, & Sperm Activation, 3) Sexual Biology, Fertilization, & Contraception, and 4) Reproductive Health & Disorders. The objective of this course is to ensure you understand reproductive health and not confuse reproduction with sex (or having sex). This course was designed with you in mind, and is aimed at providing you with quality information that is meaningful to you and that may be hard to find otherwise. Reproductive health is an area of knowledge that needs to be demystified. We have designed this course for you to examine reproduction through a biological and scientific lens addressing these issues in a comfortable and interactive format that will lead to a better understanding of holistic health, long-term....
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4 ч. на завершение

Anatomy, Development, and Hormones

This module focuses on learning, identifying, and labeling all parts of male and female reproductive anatomy and the function of hormones on development. COURSE GOAL 1: Students will be able to label and analyze the basic functionality of all parts of male and female reproductive anatomy, conceptualize the role of hormones in the interactions between the brain, pituitary, and reproductive tract, and examine the basic functionality of the hormones involved during development and puberty....
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6 видео (всего 16 мин.), 18 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video6 видео
Lecture 1.1 Part 1 - Male Reproductive Anatomy2мин
Lecture 1.1 Part 2 - Female Reproductive Anatomy3мин
Lecture 1.2 - Reproductive Hormones1мин
Lecture 1.3 - Reproductive Development5мин
Lecture 1.4 - Summary of Module 1мин
Reading18 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Survey: Reproduction & You10мин
Annotated Video Scripts - Lecture 1.010мин
Course Logistics & Grading10мин
Meet Your Professor10мин
Meet your Teaching Assistants!10мин
Course Collaborators10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 1.1 Part 110мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 1.1 Part 210мин
Reading: Overview of the Male and Female Reproductive Systems10мин
Reading: Anatomy of the Male Reproductive System10мин
Reading: Ovaries10мин
Reading: Uterus10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 1.210мин
Reading: Hormonal Regulation of the Male Reproductive System10мин
Reading: Hormonal Regulation of the Female Reproductive Cycle10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 1.310мин
Reading: Puberty10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 1.410мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Apply your Knowledge - Module 118мин

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Menstruation, Oocyte Maturation, and Sperm Activation

This module articulates the hormonal implications of the menstruation cycle and sperm activation as it relates to both reproductive health and overall health. COURSE GOAL 2: Students will be able to conceptualize the hormonal implications of the menstruation cycle, oocyte maturation, and sperm activation as it relates to both reproductive health and overall health, analyze how the hormones of the pituitary relate to target tissues, examine the mechanisms behind oocyte maturation and meiosis, and illustrate how sperm development leads to modal function....
Reading
5 видео (всего 12 мин.), 13 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video5 видео
Lecture 2.1 - Male Hormones & Sperm Activation3мин
Lecture 2.2 - Menstrual Cycle5мин
Lecture 2.3 - Meiosis1мин
Lecture 2.4 - Summary of Module 2мин
Reading13 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Annotated Lecture Script - Module 2.010мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 2.110мин
Reading: Spermatogenesis10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 2.210мин
Reading: Uterine (Menstrual) Cycle10мин
Reading: Ovarian Cycle10мин
Reading: Hormonal Regulation of the Female Reproductive Cycle10мин
Reading: Oogenesis10мин
Apps for Menstrual Cycle Tracking10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 2.310мин
Reading: Introduction to Meiosis10мин
Suggested Reading10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 2.410мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Apply Your Knowledge - Module 220мин

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Sex, Sexuality, and Contraception

This module outlines the scientific foundations of contraception beyond social norms. COURSE GOAL 3: Students will be able to classify the scientific foundations of male and female sexual biology and contrast differing contraception options through the lens of reproductive function and beyond social norms....
Reading
4 видео (всего 11 мин.), 15 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video4 видео
Lecture 3.1 - Male & Female Sexual Biology2мин
Lecture 3.2 - Contraception7мин
Lecture 3.3 - Module 3 Summaryмин
Reading15 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 3.010мин
Suggested Reading10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 3.110мин
Reading: Female Sexual Response10мин
Reading: Male Sexual Response10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 3.210мин
Reading: Surgical Sterilization10мин
Reading: Hormonal Methods10мин
Reading: Intrauterine Devices (IUDs)10мин
Reading: Spermicides10мин
Reading: Barrier Methods10мин
Reading: Periodic Abstinence10мин
Contraception Types Comparison Chart10мин
Optional Reading: Bedsider.org10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 3.310мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Apply Your Knowledge - Module 320мин

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4 ч. на завершение

Reproductive Health Concerns

This module spotlights the possibility of infertility in the human body and provides an in-depth understanding upon the biology behind infertility, endometriosis, reproductive diseases, and oncofertility. COURSE GOAL 4: Students will be able to identify the possible causes of infertility in the human body, analyze the effects of reproductive tract disorders, recognize the risks and symptoms of sexually transmitted diseases, and discuss the field of oncofertility in relation to sexual and holistic health....
Reading
6 видео (всего 28 мин.), 15 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 5 тестов
Video6 видео
Lecture 4.1 - Infertility9мин
Lecture 4.2 - Reproductive Tract Disorders6мин
Lecture 4.3 - Sexually Transmitted Disease8мин
Lecture 4.4 - Oncofertility1мин
Lecture 4.5 - Module 4 Summaryмин
Reading15 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 4.010мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 4.110мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 4.210мин
Reading: Endometriosis10мин
Reading: Testicular Cancer10мин
Reading: Ovarian Cysts10мин
Reading: Ovarian Cancer10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 4.310мин
Reading: Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)10мин
STD Comparison Chart10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 4.410мин
Reading: Oncofertility10мин
Annotated Video Script - Lecture 4.510мин
TA Ending Thoughts10мин
Survey: Reproduction & You - Back to You!10мин
Quiz5 практического упражнения
Case Study - Ian12мин
Case Study - Ava12мин
Case Study - Micah & Alena12мин
Apply Your Knowledge - Module 420мин
Reproduction & You - Back to You! (survey)30мин
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автор: YLMay 29th 2017

Very worth taking! Insights on hormonal changes in the female and male body has been very enlightening. I wish I could learn more in a more advanced course.

автор: ABMay 31st 2016

I really liked the availability to read through notes and word for word of what the videos were talking about. I like the use of pictures as well!

Преподаватель

Teresa K. Woodruff, Ph.D.

Vice Chair for Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Thomas J. Watkins Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Director, Women’s Health Research Institute
Feinberg School of Medicine

О Northwestern University

Northwestern University is a private research and teaching university with campuses in Evanston and Chicago, Illinois, and Doha, Qatar. Northwestern combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment that transcends traditional academic boundaries. ...

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