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2015-2016 Catalog 
2015-2016 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

HUS 150 - Introduction to Aging Studies

3 credit hours - Three hours weekly; one term.
This course meets the Social and Behavioral Sciences General Education Requirement. This course meets the Diversity Requirement.

Examines the myths, demographics, psychosocial perspectives and biomedical aspects of growing old in America. Issues impacting older persons are discussed including economics, politics, religion, leisure, social/living environment, intimacy and sexuality, health care, and death and dying.

Prerequisite(s): Eligibility for ENG 111  or ENG 115  or ENG 121 .

Note: Also offered as SOC 150 ; credit is not given for both HUS 150 and SOC 150 .