May 24, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Academic Catalog

HEPR 150 - Intro to Gerontology


Credits: Three (3)
This course provides a multidisciplinary perspective of the biological, psychological and sociocultural aspects of aging. An overview of the issues that significantly impact the older adult, their family and society is presented. The demographics profile of America’s older adult serves as a basis for explaining issues related to physical and mental health changes, role transitions, care and living arrangements for the older adult.