Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type D: Health and Behavioural Sciences - Gerontology

Nursing 2139 Gerontology
The student will be provided with an in-depth examination of the aging process. Relevant concerns of the aged will be discussed and the student will examine a major concern as it relates to the elderly of Thunder Bay. The focus is on the normal aspects of aging, although problem areas will be discussed as they relate to students' interests and needs.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Cross-List(s): Gerontology 2139
Offering: 3-0; 0-0
Notes: This course is open to non-nursing students as well as nursing students.  Students who have previous credit in Nursing 3139/Gerontology 3139/Women's Studies 3139 may not take Nursing 2139/Gerontology 2139/Women's Studies 2139 for credit.
Course Classifications: Type D: Health and Behavioral Sciences