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In the last decade transgender and gender nonconforming (TGNC) individuals have become increasingly visible in our families, culture, and public discourse. This course explores the concept of gender identity for people who are curious about the nature of gender, the process of gender affirmation, or changing social dynamics. Participants will learn the unique challenges faced by the TGNC population as well as develop the skills to build inclusive spaces in all spheres of their life. This course was developed under the Joycelyn Elders Chair in Sexual Health Education at the University of Minnesota....
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Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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14 minutos para concluir

Welcome!

In the last decade transgender and gender nonconforming (TGNC) individuals have become increasingly visible in our families and culture. This course explores the concept of gender identity for people who are interested in the nature of gender, the process of gender affirmation, or changing social dynamics. Participants will learn the unique challenges faced by individuals within the TGNC population as well as develop the skills to build inclusive spaces in all spheres of their life. Each module will contain original video content, readings, and other multimedia to enhance the learning experience. Throughout the course, participants will be asked to demonstrate your knowledge via short multiple choice quizzes and/or discussion sections that challenge you to reflect on your learning experiences. This course was developed under the Joycelyn Elders Chair in Sexual Health Education at the University of Minnesota. ...
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1 vídeo (Total de 4 min), 1 leitura
Reading1 leituras
Pre-Assessment10min

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3 horas para concluir

Introduction to Gender Identity

Gender identity is a wide spectrum beyond the binary of male and female. Each and every one of us has a gender identity innate to our experience as humans. While gender is all around us, much remains unknown about the development of gender identity. This module introduces the basics of gender and explores how gender affects our daily lives. ...
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11 vídeos (Total de 53 min), 18 leituras, 3 testes
Video11 videos
Gender Identity - Dr. Katie Spencer4min
Gender Queer - Dr. G. Zachariah White9min
Pronouns - Nova Bradford1min
Importance of Language - Dr. G. Zachariah White1min
Evolution's Rainbow - Dr. Joan Roughgarden11min
"Should research focus on the genetic basis of transgender identities?" - Dr. Brian Rood2min
Introduction to Dysphoria and Mental Health - Nova Bradford2min
Gender Dysphoria - Dr. Katie Spencer6min
History of TGNC People and Mental Illness - Cei Lambert5min
Working with Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Populations - Dr. G. Zachariah White8min
Reading18 leituras
Gender and Sexuality5min
The Language of Gender10min
Additional Resourcesmin
An Introduction to Transgender People3min
Understanding Transgender People5min
Understanding the Transgender Community5min
Understanding Non-Binary People5min
Gender Pronouns2min
Why Pronouns Matter for Trans People3min
Questionable Questions10min
Pronoun Game5min
Additional Resourcesmin
Nature and sex redefined – we have never been binary10min
Between the (Gender) Lines20min
Additional Resourcesmin
American Psychological Association5min
Probing the Complexities of Transgender Mental Health10min
Additional Resourcesmin
Quiz3 exercícios práticos
Terminology and Language8min
Science of Gender4min
Science of Gender and Mental Health4min

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3 horas para concluir

Digital Stories

A collection of first-person narratives exploring the ups and downs of daily life as a transgender or gender nonconforming (TGNC) individual from several points of view. ...
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14 vídeos (Total de 120 min), 3 leituras
Video14 videos
This is Ben12min
This is Leonardo3min
This is Paula13min
This is Maya7min
This is Samwise13min
This is CeCe12min
This is Anne6min
Our Story as Parents - Chris and Sarah15min
Parenting, Family and Divorce - Paula Overby9min
This is our family - Ben and Katrina-Marie9min
Losing Friends and Keeping Friends - Chris, Sarah and Maya7min
Dating before Transition - Maya5min
My Spouse - Ben2min
Reading3 leituras
Transgender Oral History Project20min
Additional Resourcesmin
Parenting Non-Binary Kids10min

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2 horas para concluir

Understanding the Process of Gender Affirmation

Developing a healthy gender is a lifelong process. For individuals that identify as transgender or gender nonconforming, the process of gender affirmation can take many forms as they age from children to older adults....
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8 vídeos (Total de 35 min), 10 leituras, 1 teste
Video8 videos
Gender Creative or Expansive Children - Dr. Dianne Berg6min
Informed Consent and Adolescents - Dr. Dianne Berg3min
Gender Affirming Medical Care for Youth - Dr. Eric Meininger13min
Gender Dysphoria and Gender Affirmation - Dr. Brian Rood2min
Medical Transition - Cei Lambert4min
Aging and Transgender Populations - Phil Duran1min
Coming out to Family - Ben1min
Reading10 leituras
Supporting Gender Independent Children and Their Families15min
The K-12 Binary10min
Additional Resources (Children)min
Additional Resources (Youth)min
Here’s What Trans People Who Aren’t Medically Transitioning Want You To Know10min
Truth and Transgender at 7010min
The Challenge of Being Transgender in a Nursing Home10min
Additional Resourcesmin
The Why, When, and How of Coming Out5min
Coming Out Again, 10 Years Later10min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Gender Affirmation: Children and Youth6min
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Melhores avaliações

por RCSep 4th 2017

This course was amazingly informative. I have learned many new thoughts and ideologies. This new understanding will help me to help my students feel a sense of belonging, inclusion and understanding.

por AAFeb 12th 2018

An amazing course rich with narratives and lots of readings/ videos/ resources. This has been a great learning experience for me. Thank you to everyone who was a part of teaching this course :)

Instrutores

Rebecca Graetz, EdD

Instructor
University of Minnesota - Program in Human Sexuality

Sobre University of Minnesota

The University of Minnesota is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation’s most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations....

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  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you purchase a Certificate you get access to all course materials, including graded assignments. Upon completing the course, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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