Aging in Society

This course provides an in-depth look at the sociological aspects of aging from an applied perspective useful to administrators and managers. The course focuses on how social arrangements impact aging individuals and their families and how aging individuals impact society. We will also discuss emerging trends in the long-term care systems, such as technological advances, consumer directed care, aging in place, and alternatives to nursing home placement.

Course Details

Campus: 
Boston
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Graduate
Subject: 
Gerontology
Number: 
GERONGR622-01Z
Semester: 
Summer 2017
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, April 3, 2017 to Thursday, June 1, 2017
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