Aug 02, 2021  
Catalog 2020-2021 
    
Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HDFS 377 - Geriatrics & Gerontology


In this course, students examine the key issues, complexities, and challenges around changing health and service systems in the aging process. Students explore topics such as the etiology of life altering events, quality of life for the elderly, and end of life choices from multicultural and international perspectives. 

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): [Prereq: (HDFS 200  or HDEV 200 or HDEV 260 or HDFS 350  or HDEV 350 or HDEV 351 or HDFS 360  or PSY 340  or equivalent) and (GE  Areas A1 and A2 and A3 with a C- or better)] 
Typically Offered: Fall term only

Units: 3