Sex, Reproduction and Development

2019-2020

Course Objective

This course is offered by UvA
To gain insight into a sexual and reproductive health and rights
approach;
To gain an overview of the state of the art of anthropological
approaches and methods in the study and analysis of sexuality, HIV/AIDS,
and reproductive health;
To promote the understanding and analysis of sexuality, HIV/AIDS, and
reproductive health in broad social, political and economic contexts;
To enhance critical thinking of theories and implementation models and
practices currently used in this field;
To develop the ability of participants to contribute to culture and
gender-sensitive solutions to sexuality, HIV/AIDS, and reproductive
health problems;

Course Content

This course is offered by UvA
core themes:
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights;
Disrupted reproduction: From Abortion to IVF;
Controlling Sexuality: Safe Sex, Fertility Regulation, Public Health;
Sexualities and sexual networking;
Youth Sexuality: Risks and Rights;
Ethnographies of AIDS;
Situating AIDS in Africa;
Treating HIV/AIDS: Adherence, Access and Activism;
Eliminating AIDS: Anthropological perspectives;

For more information:
http://studiegids.uva.nl/xmlpages/page/2019-2020/zoek-vak/vak/74186

Teaching Methods

lectures, assignment

Method of Assessment

lectures, assignment

Custom Course Registration

This course is offered at the UvA. For more information contact: FNWI Education Service Centre, Science Park 904, servicedesk-esc- science@uva.nl, +31 (0)20 525 7100. Enrolment via https://m.sis.uva.nl/vakaanmelden is required.

General Information

Course Code AMU_0029
Credits 6 EC
Period P3
Course Level 500
Language of Tuition English
Faculty Faculty of Science
Course Coordinator dr. E.V. Syurina MSc
Examiner
Teaching Staff

Practical Information

You cannot register for this course yourself; your faculty's education office carries out registration