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Fall 2020
May 20, 2024
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SOC 27500 - Sociology Of Aging And The Life Course
Credit Hours: 3.00. An examination of research on the social context of human aging, including demographic and developmental changes. A life course perspective is emphasized for studying health, life events, and quality of life. Considers exceptional longevity in comparative perspective. Typically offered Fall.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Liberal Arts
Department: Sociology

Course Attributes:
Lower Division, S General Education, GTC-Social-Behavioral, UC-Behavior/Social Science

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Comprehension of the basic concepts, theories, and methods of the sociology of aging. 2. Think sociologically and write more clearly. 3. Application of course content in personal and vocational experiences.

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