Science of Love, Select the Right Partner for Life
In this course you will learn about love from a scientific point of view. You will understand:
The evolutionary basis for love
It’s connection to the main biological propose of our lives
The hormones involved in love
The three stages of love, and the purpose for each
The main differences between men and women
By understanding this knowledge, you will learn how to apply this information in your own life in order to find, assess and keep the right partner for you for a long term relationship, hopefully for life. In each section of the course we will focused on these aspects, learning about what has been found in scientific research, and how to apply this in our own search, assessment and relationships.
This course is suited mostly for women, however it is relevant and can be taken by everyone.
This lecture discusses the parts of the brain that are relevant to love.
This lecture covers the biological purpose of life, and how the different parts of the brain are relevant to love.
Find the right partner
This lecture covers the need for a list of the ideal partner
This lecture discusses the four biological personalities and the attraction patterns for each.
This lecture discusses the biological aspect of attraction
Assess the right partner
This lecture covers the importance of body smell in attraction and its influence on long term relationships.
This lecture explains how birth control pills influence our preference for a partner
This lecture discusses the three stages of love. The purpose and dominant hormone or neurotransmitter for each one.
Keep the right partner
This lecture explains the main differences between men and women with regards to love.
This lecture covers the differences in hormone secretion between men and women with regards to sex.
This lecture explains what you should do during the relationship in order to keep it long term.
This lecture explains what can be done in order to get an official commitment from your partner
This lecture summarizes the course