SOCI 432

Issues in Health and Aging

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

In-depth examination of contemporary issues relating to the sociology of health and aging. Topics may include: widowhood, caregiving and social support, housing and long term care, dementia and personhood, intergenerational relationships, ethnicity and immigration, indigeneity, elder abuse, and technology.

Notes:

  • Credit will be granted for only one of SOCI 432, SOCI 445.
  • May be taken more than once for credit in different topics to a maximum of 3 units.

Prerequisites:

  • Minimum third-year standing; and
  • declared Honours or Major in Sociology; or
  • permission of the department.

Recommendation(s):

Undergraduate course in Sociology offered by the Department of Sociology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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