2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog


Interdisciplinary Healthy Aging Minor

Coursework

Students wishing to earn the Interdisciplinary Healthy Aging Minor are required to take 18 hours of coursework. Courses must be taken from three different departments, which may include the department of the student's major. The minor is comprised of three required courses totaling nine hours and three elective courses totaling nine hours. The required and elective courses are listed below.

Required Courses (9 hours)

HCHS 30653Introduction to Aging: Growing Old in an Aging Society

3

SOWO 30853Human Behavior and Social Environment II

3

HCHS 30783Families, Caregivers, and People Living with Dementia

3

Elective Courses (select 9 hours from the courses below)

30673Complex Care of the Older Adult

3

HCHS 40950Current Topics in Aging

1-2

NURS 10303Human Development

3

PSYC 30313Developmental Psychology

3

SOWO 40563Death and Dying

3

SOCI 30483Death and Dying: Sociological Viewpoints

3

SOWO 40543Social Work with Older Adults

3

SOCI 40523Health, Illness and Medicine

3

PSYC 50463Functional Neuroanatomy

3

PSYC 30483Human Neuropsychology

3