Fall 2019 - GERO 420 C100
Sociology of Aging (4)
Class Number: 9609
Delivery Method: Distance Education
Course Times + Location:
Exam Times + Location:
Oct 15, 2019
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
SWH 10081, Burnaby
Dec 6, 2019
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
AQ 3149, Burnaby
Prerequisites:60 units. Recommended: GERO 300.
The structural and behavioral implications of aging. Topics include demographic aspects of aging; the relationship of aging to political, economic, familial and other social institutions; the psychological significance of aging. Students with credit for SA 420 and students may not take this course for further credit.
- Assignments 30%
- Midterm Exam 30%
- Final Exam 40%
Wister, A. (2019). Aging as a social process: Canadian perspectives (7th ed.). Toronto: Oxford University Press.
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