Social, psychological, and physiological changes experienced in aging and the responses of our society to problems faced by older people. Role changes in work and family relationships, economic and health problems, planning adjustment to retirement and beyond, institutionalization. Training of those responsible for care and management of older people.
[Offered at Norwich Campus]
Prerequisite: PSYC 101 or SOCI 101
3 credits (3 lecture hours)
These credits count toward the Social Sciences (list C) requirements for graduation.