May 15, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

GER 312 Psychological Aspects of Aging

Fall-Spring Semesters

This course is designed to provide students with a broad understanding of major topics and theories relevant to the cognitive, emotional, and developmental topics in aging. Students will investigate health behaviors, sensation and perception, cognitive abilities, personality, social interactions, motivation and emotion, psychological disorders, end-of-life issues, and successful aging. The course will also focus on the methods used to conduct research with an aging population. Does not satisfy Psychology major requirements or Psychology electives. This course is cross-listed as PSY 312 . Prerequisite: PSY 100  

3 credit hours
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