Nov 29, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

GER 312 Psychological Aspects of Aging

Fall/Spring

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. Satisfies Psychology minor requirements but not Psychology major requirements or Psychology major electives. Prerequisite: PSY 100  or instructor permission.

3 credit hours