Social Gerontology I

Course Type: 
SW
Code: 
6620
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Study of the social aspects of aging, the needs of the aging population, and society's response to those needs. A life course perspective that incorporates cultural, economic, historical and structural contexts provides the framework for examining aging-related issues, particularly in regards to the impact on quality of life for older adults.

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