Women Loving Women in Lesbian Culture

Women Loving Women Course

This course encompasses the history of lesbian culture, societal struggles, and examines the acceptance of sexual orientation. It covers how to meet other women and date as a lesbian, erotic options, sexual benefits, STD risks, relationship boundaries and more.

This course follows SMART learning objectives (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, Time-Phased). By the end of this course, students will understand and be able to:

  1. Identify at least five (5) landmark events on the timeline of LGBT history.
  2. Identify the Kinsey Scale and summarize Alfred Kinsey’s theory of sexual orientation.
  3. Identify at least five (5) of Klein’s variables.
  4. Examine the history of lesbians from the poet Sappho to the 21st century and be able to list at least ten (10) important events along the timeline.
  5. Identify the most common misconceptions about lesbian sex by non-lesbians.
  6. Identify at least three (3) ways in which lesbians may be discriminated against by medical professionals.
  7. Name at least five (5) lesbian sexual positions.
  8. Explain how coming out as gay can be challenging and outline self-love exercises that may make it easier.
  9. Understand lesbian stereotypes and slang.
  10. Learn about famous lesbians throughout modern times.


  1. Video:

WOMEN LOVING WOMEN Narrated Multimedia Presentation Video (1hr 10m)

  1. Final Quiz – 25 questions (about 30 minutes)*

*If you are enrolled in our Certified Love Coach Program, Certified Master Sexpert Program or Certified Relationship Coach Program, you will be required to take an exam of 100, 50 or 30 questions respectively with a combination of multiple choice, true false and essay questions. A passing grade is 80%.

Students will be able to apply the knowledge and skills learned in this course for their own practice as relationship coaches, love coaches, wellness coaches, intimacy coaches, and other professional specialties such as educators, sexologists, counselors or therapists.

 This course is eligible for credit at the American Board of Sexologists towards the 300 hours required for membership. Please note professional life experiences are also eligible for academic credit as determined by the discretion of the ABS International board, including researchers, documentary filmmakers, authors, adult toy retailers or other entrepreneurs in the field of sexual health and pleasure.  Visit ABS for more details: http://www.americanboardofsexology.org/