INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL GERONTOLOGY

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
SOCI
Course Number: 
3773

Overview of social aspects of aging, including examination of social, social psychological, and cultural factors that affect the aging process, the experience of aging, and the concerns of the aged as a growing population in a changing society. Presents major concepts, findings, theories, and issues in the field of aging as a multidisciplinary endeavor. 3 hours