Becoming a Man
The Xhosa: Becoming a Man DVD teaches boys and young teenagers about the physical and emotional changes they will go through to become a man.
The lesson discusses how their body will grow and change and how their feelings and behaviour may become different.
The lesson aims to teach the viewer what is normal and that the changes are all part of a natural process, so they shouldn’t be worried or embarrassed.
The DVD looks at the topics of circumcision, contraception and sex as well as the importance of good hygiene.
The DVD aims to teach about the changes that happen during puberty so the viewer is prepared and ready for them.
This DVD is part of a series of educational lessons in Xhosa on sex education.