Aging Studies Minor

Requirements for the Minor

Common Core -- 6 credits

  • GERO 10100 Intro to Aging Studies (3)
  • GERO 29010 Fieldwork in Gerontology (3)

Disciplinary Foundation -- 9 credits

  • PSYC 36600 Psychology of Aging (3)

Select one of these:

  • BIOL 20500 Biology of Aging (3)
  • HLTH 24000 Health Promotion & the Older Adult (3)
  • GERO 21000 Health & Aging (3)

and select one of these:

  • ANTH 34000 Aging & Culture (3)
  • GERO 22000 Sociology of Aging (3)
     

Gerontology Electives -- 6 credits

Select 6 credits from the following:

  • MUMC 41100 Creative Arts Methods for Older Adults (3)
  • SLPA 24900   Hearing Loss in the Elderly (3)
  • SLPA 35900   Communication Disorders in the Aging Population (3)
  • RLS 23800     Leisure and Aging (3)
  • HLTH 30100  Lifecycle Nutrition (3)
  • GERO 23000  Memory Loss and Aging (3)
  • GERO 25000 Lifespan Creativity (3)
  • GERO 31900  Aging and Social Policy (3)
  • GERO 32500  The Long-Term Care System (3)
  • GERO 37000  Counseling the Older Adult (3)
  • GERO 38000 End-of-Life Issues (3)
  • GERO 38900  Selected Topics-Applied Gerontology (3)
  • GERO 39900  Selected Topics-Social Gerontology (3)
     

TOTAL required for minor: 21 credits

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