ERIC Number: ED354225
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Adolescence Education: Physical Aspect, Module One; Social Aspects, Module Two; Sex Roles, Module Three; Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Module Four.
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.
Adolescence Education is a family life education training program designed to assist young people in their physical, social, emotional, and moral development as they prepare for adulthood, marriage, parenthood, aging, and social relationships in the context of family and society. This package consists of four individually bound modules: (1) "Physical Aspects" deals with male and female reproductive systems; physical, emotional, and psychological changes that occur during puberty and the physiological processes of human conception; (2) "Social Aspects" covers topics on sexual behavior, sexuality in childhood and adolescence, love, dating, adolescent pregnancy, and moral codes of ethics; (3) "Sex Roles" examines role expectations, male and female roles, and sex stereotyping; and (4) "Sexually Transmitted Diseases" (STD) discusses the various types of STD, their origins, symptoms, effects, testing, and prevention in the context of social and medical problems. Each module includes several lessons, objectives, time required for teaching, resource materials, and a set of procedures. Information sheets to help teachers in expanding the subject, reference materials, and activities and exercises for students are also provided. (LL)
Descriptors: Adolescent Development, Family Life Education, Females, Instructional Materials, Males, Moral Values, Physical Characteristics, Population Education, Psychological Characteristics, Reproduction (Biology), Secondary Education, Sex Role, Sex Stereotypes, Sexuality, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Social Influences, Teaching Guides
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: United Nations Fund for Population Activities, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.