Social Gerontology

Course Type: 
SOC
Code: 
6820
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Provides students with an understanding of social gerontology, its origins, and present domains of focus. A life course perspective that incorporates cultural, economic, historical and structural contexts provides the framework for examining aging-related issues, particularly with regard to the impact on quality of life for older adults.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional.