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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Human Development and Family Studies (HD FS)

HD FS 249 (GS) Adult Development and Aging (3) Physiological, psychological, and social development and intervention from young adulthood through old age.

HD FS 249 Adult Development and Aging (3)

(BA) This course meets the Bachelor of Arts degree requirements.

This course will prove an orientation into the multidisciplinary study of aging and development from middle adulthood to old age. Students will be introduced to theories of aging research methods and current information on the psychological, sociological, and biological aspects of aging.

General Education: GS
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: Social and Behavioral Science
Effective: Spring 2003

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.