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Faculty of Psychology



Faculty of Psychology

 

Sexology via distance learning

Specialist - Expert Diploma - Sexology Online via distance learning
Bachelor's Degree - Sexology Online via distance learning
Master's Degree - Sexology Online via distance learning
Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Sexology Online via distance learning

 

This program provides a comprehensive view of human sexuality. It covers, delicately and comprehensively, all relevant topics of sexology including aspects of sexual and therapeutic health: sexual communication, fantasy, masturbation, homosexuality, bisexuality, female and male sexuality, sexual enrichment, and pleasure. It explores a variety of sexual behavior; the treatment possibilities for sexual dysfunction; the need to protect ourselves from sexually transmitted diseases; how our sexual satisfaction can improve with age even as the body changes; and how can we help sexually harassed victims, etc.

 

Academic Supervisor : Francisco Chelos Lopez
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Courses list (each subject accounts for 3 academic credits):
1 BIU Earned Credit = 1 USA Semester Credit (15 hours of learning) = 2 ECTS Credit (30 hours of study).

 

Human Sexuality
Sexual Behavior
Sexual Attitude Restructuring
Sexology / Sex Therapy
Marriage & Family Relations
Senses Awareness & Development
Sexual Pleasure Education

 

 

Sexology via distance learning

 

This module is applicable to Specialist, Expert, Bachelor's, Master's & Ph.D. (Doctor) Degree Programs. This academic program is designed at the postgraduate level (Master’s or Doctoral). This module may also be adapted to complete the course requirements of Specialist, Expert Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree. A further option is the enrollment into each of the courses listed within this specialization module. This module may be combined or completed with other modules from this faculty. More info...

 

Specialist - Expert Diploma - Sexology Online via distance learning
Tuition Fee : 1.050 Euros (1.350 US$) ... 1.470 Euros (1.890 US$).
Specialist - Expert Diploma Online : 15 ... 21 Academic credits required for this distance learning degree program.
Composition: Sexology via distance learning = 21 Academic credits - Select 5 courses for the online diploma of Specialist or 7 courses for the Expert Diploma from the total of courses from this specialization module.

 

Bachelor's Degree - Sexology Online via distance learning
Tuition Fee : 3.510 Euros (4.420 US$) ... 6.800 Euros (8.700 US$).
Bachelor's Degree Online : 130 Academic credits required for this distance learning degree program.
Composition: Sexology via distance learning = 21 Academic credits + 60 credits in General Education (may be transferred from previous education and professional experience) + Additional courses may be selected from other modules in the Faculty of Psychology from Bircham International University if required. This selection must be approved by the Distance Learning University Education Board.

 

Master's Degree - Sexology Online via distance learning
Tuition Fee : 4.680 Euros (6.120 US$) ... 7.020 Euros (9.180 US$).
Master's Degree Online : 36 ... 54 Academic credits required for this distance learning degree program.
Composition: Sexology via distance learning = 21 Academic credits + Additional courses may be selected from other modules in the Faculty of Psychology from Bircham International University if required. This selection must be approved by the Distance Learning University Education Board. + 13 Academic credits > Research methodology and final project or thesis.

 

Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Sexology Online via distance learning
Tuition Fee : 5.850 Euros (7.650 US$) ... 9.360 Euros (12.240 US$).
Doctor Ph.D. Degree Online : 45 ... 72 Academic credits required for this distance learning degree program.
Composition: Sexology via distance learning = 21 Academic credits + Additional courses may be selected from other modules in the Faculty of Psychology from Bircham International University if required. This selection must be approved by the Distance Learning University Education Board. + 18 Academic credits > Research methodology and final project or thesis.

 

Payment plans are available upon request up to 24 monthly installments.

 

 

BIU adapts each distance learning higher education degree program to the needs of each student.

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METHOD OF INSTRUCTION: Distance Learning Higher Education

 

This distance learning education program is completed by a traditional correspondence instruction method. Once you sign up for the course, Bircham International University will send you (to your mailing address) the suggested textbooks. After reading the book, you will be asked to write a 20 to 35 pages report that reflect your understanding of the book. This report is equivalent to the exam and can be submitted by email or mail. Bircham International University will evaluate your written work. If passed, BIU will issue the corresponding diploma. For more instructions about BIU pedagogy, tutoring, and evaluation, please read our distance learning education study guide. More info...

 

Students enrolling into this distance education program should be aware that:
1. Location: Bircham International University needs a functional geographical location to ship the book and materials for successful completion of this program of study.
2. Communication: Email, courier, phone are key communication instruments with Bircham University that play an important role in the progress and support of this program of study.
3. Capacity: Any impediment, physical or psychological, to read a book and write a report must be communicated to Bircham International University prior to enrollment into this distance learning program.
4. Technology: No specific technology is required to complete this distance education program.
5. Language: Book reading and report writing in other language than English must be requested (and approved by BIU) prior to enrollment in any distance learning program.
6. Discrimination: There is no discrimination with respect to race, color, gender, beliefs or religion.
7. Age: Check the admission requirements for each distance education degree program. More info...

 

All information related to the distance learning degree programs is in English, although you may, upon request and approval, submit the required assignments in other languages.

 

Duration - Sexology Online via distance learning

For a program of 21 credits, the estimated time for completion is 21 weeks. For 45 credits, the estimated time for completion will be 45 weeks, and so on. Calculations are approximate. The length of each distance learning degree program is calculated based on an average of 15 hours of learning per week. It also depends on the number of validated credits from previous knowledge and the level of commitment to the studies.

 

 

Sexology via distance learning

Courses list (each subject accounts for 3 academic credits):


1 BIU Earned Credit = 1 USA Semester Credit (15 hours of learning) = 2 ECTS Credit (30 hours of study).
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Human Sexuality
This course presents a comprehensive view of human sexuality and to the sexual attitude restructuring process. It covers topics such as endorsement, communication, fantasy, masturbation, homosexuality, bisexuality, desensitization and resensitization, female and male sexuality, sexual enrichment, special problems, therapy, and cultural expression. It overlooks how sex is shaped by culture from tribal to industrial societies.
Academic Supervisor : Fernando Miralles

Sexual Behavior
This course examines the development and expression of sexual behavior as a complex psychological, socio-cultural, biological, and historical phenomenon. It includes research methods in human sexuality; biological bases of sexual behavior; sexual arousal and response; gender identity and gender roles; attraction and love; sexual orientation; sexuality across the life cycle; sexual dysfunctions and sex therapy; safer sex and STD prevention; atypical sexual variations; sexual coercion, and sexual abuse and treatment.
Academic Supervisor : Fernando Miralles

Sexual Attitude Restructuring
This course presents an educational and experimental program for sex educators, therapists, and counselors. Sexual attitude restructuring focuses on the use of new methodologies including the use of media, massage, psychodrama, exercises, fantasy, personal development, body awareness, communication skills. It explains why the sexual attitude restructuring process works and teaches how to run a sex workshop.
Academic Supervisor : Francisco Chelos Lopez

Sexology / Sex Therapy
This course examines the historical as well as the currents methods and procedures of sex therapy. In order to provide an eclectic approach to sex therapy, this course investigates different philosophies of sex therapy; how they were developed, the rationale for their use, their implementation strategies, and the assessment of their effectiveness.
Academic Supervisor : Francisco Chelos Lopez

Marriage & Family Relations
This course examines the impact of modern society upon the family as it relates to courtship, size of family, member relationships, economic problems, and marital stability. It compares alternative life styles, marriage, and family relations throughout the life span. It examines family development across generations.
Academic Supervisor : Sarel Francois Ackermann

Senses Awareness & Development
This course examines the connection between the senses, the body, and the mind that lead to the development of self-awareness. It investigates various techniques that allow the perception of internal forces and their direction to acquire more body control and internal energy flow. It describes how to develop personal senses to enhance self-perception and become a better therapist.
Academic Supervisor : Francisco Chelos Lopez

Sexual Pleasure Education
This course presents strategies for improved sex life, sex aids, sexual approaches, and male and female pleasuring. It stresses the value of various body work techniques for persons intending to work in the field of sex therapy and counseling. It also includes a sexological exploration of objects which have been created in response to sexual desire and experience.
Academic Supervisor : Francisco Chelos Lopez

 

Admission - Sexology Online via distance learning

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For official admission status at Bircham International University distance learning higher education degree programs, you need to send in a filled out, dated and signed official Application for Admission. You may download this application form from our website or request it by email or mail. Please send this application and enclosed documents to the corresponding BIU Office and allow ten business days for processing. You may also submit this application and attached documents by email in PDF Format.

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ALL applicants must:
* Fill out the application for admission;
* Submit one ID-sized photo; and
* Date and sign the application.

ALL Bachelor's, Master's and Doctorate applicants also must:
* Attach biodata in the form of a Curriculum Vitae (Resume);
* Submit Registration Fee of 200 €uros or 250 US$ (contact BIU Office for payment details);
* Include copies of diplomas, transcripts, relevant documents; and
* Include any additional program proposal, scholarship request, etc. (optional).

 

Bircham International University issues an admission certificate after receiving your complete application for admission. This document will show the amount of credits transferred and validated from previous education and experience, and the amount of credits required to complete the distance learning degree program's major. Bircham University can not perform this evaluation without the complete application for admission.

 

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Recognition - Sexology Online via distance learning

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Non formal and independent education leading to degrees not formally recognized by a Ministry of Education.
Acceptance of these distance learning higher education academic credits is always the prerogative of the receiving institution or employer. Recognition criteria differ depending on each educational institution or company policy and country legal framework.

 

 

Recommended Professional References

Sexology Online via distance learning

 

Bircham International University graduates may join many professional associations. Membership requirements for each association may vary depending on the degree program, specialization and graduate resume on each occasion. BIU can not guarantee membership in all instances. BIU does not intermediate in these procedures. Bircham International University provides this list of recommended memberships and professional references because we consider that joining the proper association(s) is the best way to become an updated professional. Contact directly the ones you select.

 

AASECT - American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors, & Therapists

ABS - American Board of Sexology

AEPS - Asociación Estatal de Profesionales de la Sexología

AES - Asociación de Especialistas en Sexología

AFS - Association Française de Sexothérapie

AFSS - Association Francophone de Sexologie Sexofonctionnelle

AIUS - Association Interdisciplinaire post Universitaire de Sexologie

AOFS - Asia-Oceania Federation of Sexology

ASCLIF - Association des Sexologues Cliniciens Francophones

ATSA - Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers

BASRT - British Association for Sexual and Relationship Therapy

CPT - Consejo Profesional de Terapeutas

CPT - Council of Professional Therapists

EFS - European Federation of Sexology

FESS - Federación Española de Sociedades de Sexología

FFSSS - Fédération Française de Sexologie et de Santé Sexuelle

FLASSES - Federacion Latinoamericana de Sociedades de Sexología y Educación Sexual

IASSCS - International Association for the Study of Sexuality, Culture and Society

IATSO - International Association for the Treatment of Sexual Offenders

ISSWSH - International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health

SASH - Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health

SBRASH - Associação Brasileira de Sexualidade Humana

SEIS - Sociedad Española de Intervención en Sexología

Société Française de Sexologie Clinique

SPSC - Sociedade Portuguesa de Sexologia Clínica

SSSS - Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality

SSTAR - Society for Sex Therapy and Research

WAS - World Association for Sexual Health

WPATH - World Professional Association for Transgender Health

 

 

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