Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type B: Social Sciences - Aging, Health, and Wellbeing

Gerontology 1110 Aging, Health, and Wellbeing
Students will be introduced to interdisciplinary theories and concepts related to aging, gerontology, health, and wellbeing; an overview of population aging, the aging process (physiological, psychological, behavioural, social), and the ways in which culture, society, politics, and systems impact perceptions and experiences of aging, health, and wellbeing. It is recommended, but not required that this course be taken prior to other courses in the Minor in Aging and Health program.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications:
  • Type B: Social Sciences
  • Type D: Health and Behavioral Sciences