2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

GERO 540 Women and Aging

Typical lifespan occurrences that largely impact women such as elder caregiving, familial systems maintenance, widowhood, health changes, and economic issues will be explored. Historical and theoretical perspectives; introduction to health, psychological and living issues; introduction to racial and ethnic diversity; and social relationships will also be covered. Not open to students who have credit in GERO 440.