Academic Catalog

Institute for Life Span Development and Gerontology (3006)

3006:680. Interdisciplinary Seminar in Life-Span Development & Gerontology. (3 Credits)

Prerequisite: Permission. The certificate program student only. Explores interdisciplinary issues in life-span development and gerontology. Guest speakers from various disciplines and services which have life-span development and gerontological components and from government and community facilities and services.

3006:685. Special Topics: Life-Span Development & Gerontology. (1-3 Credits)

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. Specialized topics and current issues in life-span development, gerontology, or gender. Emphasis is on original source materials, critical analyses and syntheses of empirical, theoretical and applied aspects.

3006:686. Retirement Specialist. (2 Credits)

An investigation of issues related to the design and implementation of pre-retirement planning and examination of life-span planning education as employed by labor, business and education.

3006:690. Workshop: Life-Span Development & Gerontology. (1-3 Credits)

(May be repeated) Group studies of special topics in life-span development and gerontology. May be used as elective credit but not as part of certificate required courses.

3006:695. Practicum in Life-Span Development & Gerontology. (3 Credits)

Prerequisite: Permission. Supervised experience in research or community agency work.