GERO 5081: Survey of Aging (3)
Lecture: 3, Lab: 0, Other: 0
The Seminar in Aging is designed as the first in a set of four gerontology courses taught online. This course is appropriate for both graduate students and upper-level undergraduate students. Its primary purpose is to provide an introduction and overview of the biology, psychology and sociology of aging. In addition, contemporary topics related to older individuals and aging are introduced. Participation by students and faculty will highlight the complexities of the aging process from diverse perspectives. Student are introduced to the field of gerontology.