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BC3 Academic Catalog: 2017-2018 
BC3 Academic Catalog: 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SOCW 107 - Introduction to Aging

3 credits (3 lecture)
This course provides students with an overview and better understanding of the aging process from a multidisciplinary perspective by studying theories of aging, stereotypes about aging and older adults, changes in physical health, cognition, and communal relationships. Students will examine changes in familial and social roles in the elderly and identify political and social influences on these changes.