Course Catalog » Sociology 219

Subject: Sociology
Course Number: 219
Course Title: Social Policy in Aging
Min units: 2      Max units: 3
School: Nursing
Department: Social And Behavioral Sciences

Course Description: Course will expose students to a range of conceptual perspectives from the social & policy sciences on the subject of aging and social policy, including theories of aging, retirement policy, ideologies of approaches to aging policies, income security policies, health care and long-term care policies, disability issues, and aging and diversity, as well as future issues related to social policy in aging. The course focuses primarily, but not exclusively, on aging in the United States.
Prerequisites: None.
Restrictions: None.
Activities: Lecture, Laboratory, Project

Instructor of Record: B. Hollister
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Winter
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade, P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No