Full course description
ASM Flex (take any time)/ BSM Flex Block 1
Course Description: A survey of the physiological, psychological and social perceptions of reproductive functioning and sexual response in men and women. This course seeks to broaden the student's perspective concerning individual and cultural attitudes surrounding the topics of sex and sexual behavior in a way that is relevant to our diverse and ever-changing population.
This course uses current research in midwifery and obstetrics to broaden the student’s understanding of the NARM skills and MEAC essential competencies learned under clinical supervision.
Learning objectives are identified through the linking of MEAC Essential Competencies and the NCM Degree Qualification Profile.
|Read, listen to, watch assigned lesson materials.|
|Submit a written summary of current research.|
|Complete oral and/or written formative didactic assessments with a final summative submission.|
|Identify and cite high-quality sources.|
|Use articulated reasoning while participating in an oral presentation, facilitated discussions and skills demonstrations.|
|Conduct an interview and/or develop a survey|
|Create an infographic, handout, and/or community resource.|
|Optional: Develop a study aid.|
|Complete a final exam.|
Note: The clinical requirement of NARM /Clinical Skills is completed at any time throughout the ASM apprenticeship during actual clinical practice and is NOT a requirement to complete this academic course. Typical clinical manifestations of knowledge learned in this course are identified in the learning objective document above.