2019-2020 Catalog

Minor in Gerontology

The interdisciplinary minor in gerontology enhances professionals’ capacity to work with older persons. It requires four courses in four disciplines. Students select another 9 credits to earn 20 credits in coursework related to gerontology.

Required:

SWK 313Orientation to Gerontology3
NURS 284Functional Changes in Aging
PSYC 355Adulthood and Aging3
SOC 352Aging and Society3
Select three of the following:9
Introduction to Ethics
Introduction to American Indian Studies
Fundamentals of Nutrition
Behavior Modification and Therapy
Diversity Psychology
RELS 245
Medical Sociology
Human Behavior and the Socal Environment I
Overview of Disabilities
Total Credits18

With current approval of the student adviser and the minor coordinator up to three credit hours of departmental tutorial readings, special topics and/or research studies may be included.

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