2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
    Feb 23, 2024  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

MHA 680 - Introduction 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, and the role of the older adult in our society.
Prerequisite: MHA 615 & 656