Identify and describe the concept(s) and the general perspective
or approach to human sexuality that the concept falls under (such as gender
theories, instinct theory, psychodynamic, or developmental), using correct
terminology from the course. If the concept or perspective is closely
associated with the writings of a particular theorist (such as Freud, Kinsey,
Masters and Johnson, and so on), then provide that information. Explain how the
concept fits the case study.
Select a minimum of two scholarly sources that support your explanation
of how the concept fits the case study. Connect what you have learned in your
research by integrating and combining information from your source articles
with the case study.
Examine and explain how ethical standards guide professional
behavior as it relates to the issues and concepts identified in the selected
human sexuality case study. You must state the specific ethical standard that
relates to the topic or issue highlighted in the case study and explain how
this ethical standard guides professional behavior.
Your paper should follow a logical structure and be
evidence-based. Use the MEAL plan to help guide the organization of your paper:
Present the main point/idea that you are making about your chosen concept
related to sexuality and relationships.
does the research say? Support your statements with evidence from the
Summarize the main ideas from articles related to your chosen case study. Apply
concepts that relate directly or indirectly to your main point. Make explicit
links between source articles and your paper.
Link: Integrate and combine
information from your source articles with your main point/idea.
Conduct independent research for resources and references to
support your paper. Provide a reference list and in-text citations for all of
your resources, in APA format. You may cite texts and authors from the unit
readings, as well as any additional reputable resources you find on your own.
You are urged to use Capella University's Writing Center, a
resource to help you develop clear and effective writing. You will be able to
receive feedback on your writing, use writing resources, discover new writing
strategies, and explore different ways to draft, revise, edit, and proofread
your own work.
Review the Understanding Sexuality Scoring Guide to learn the
grading criteria for this assignment.
Written Communication: Written
communication should be free of errors that detract from the overall message.
APA Formatting: Resources
and in-text citations should be formatted according to APA (6th edition) style
research paper should be 3–4 pages in content length. Include a separate title
page and a separate references page.
Font and Font Size: Times
New Roman, 12 point, double spaced. Use Microsoft Word.
Number of Resources: Use a
minimum of two scholarly resources.