Institute for Lifespan Development and Gerontology (3006)

Institute for Lifespan Development and Gerontology(3006)

450 INTER SEM LIFE-SPAN DEV & GERO 2 credits
(May be repeated for a total of two credits) Prerequisite: permission of instructor. Introduction to interdisciplinary study of gerontology including discussion of dimensions of aging, historical framework of aging in America, demographics, service systems, and current issues.
485 ST: LIFE-SPAN DEV & GERONTOL 1-3 credits
Prerequisite: permission of instructor. Specialized topics and current issues in life-span development or gerontology. Covers content or issues not currently addressed in other academic courses.
486 RETIREMENT SPECIALIST 2 credits
An investigation of issues related to the design and implementation of pre-retirement planning and examination of life-span planning education as employed by labor, business and education.
490 W: LIFE-SPAN DEV & GERONTOLOGY 1-3 credits
(May be repeated) Group studies of special topics in life-span development and gerontology. May not be used to meet certificate requirements. May be used for elective credit only.
495 PRACT: LIFE-SP DEV & GERONTOL 1-3 credits
(May be repeated) Prerequisite: permission. Supervised experience in research or community agency work.

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