Aging Policy and Programming

The course provides a general framework for understanding and analyzing social policy, employing an applied perspective relevant to administrators and managers in organizations such as nursing homes, assisted living facilities, home health care, and state and local government agencies. In addition, the course offers an overview of aging policy at the federal and state levels, with attention to financial security, access to health care, long-term care, and the Older Americans Act. Students gain experience in both policy analysis and policy advocacy.

Course Details

Campus: 
Boston
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Graduate
Subject: 
Gerontology
Number: 
GERONGR624-01C
Semester: 
Fall 2017
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Monday, July 24, 2017 to Friday, September 15, 2017
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