2023-2024 College Catalog 
    Dec 02, 2023  
2023-2024 College Catalog
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PSY 206 - The Social Psychology of Aging

Credit(s): 3
Lecture/Lab Contact Hours: 3, 0

This course provides an introduction to the field of social gerontology. The course deals with the adult life cycle from the sociological and psychological perspective with special emphasis on the later stages of adulthood. Special topics on aging include theoretical approaches to social aging, the biological and psychological aspects of aging, work, retirement and leisure, institutionalization, and death and dying. IAI Course No. S6 905
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AA, AS, AFA, AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable (1.1)

Offered: As Needed
Prerequisite(s): The appropriate placement exam score, or ENG 097  with a minimum grade of C, or an ACT Reading score of 20 or higher.
General Education: Social Science

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