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LLI7999

Course
LLI7999
Course Title
Online Aging Studies Certificate

Description

The Aging Studies Certficate program at CPCC is designed to help students gain a specialization in the growing field of aging studies.  Along with topics on the process of aging, the course will include special topics on Alzheimer's, Hospice care, grief and loss, and nutrition and exercise for older adults.  The course is designed for the caregiver and also the professional who is interested in the field of gerontology. 

Objectives

To recognize and understand the processes of aging in not only a physical sense but also on an emotional and spiritual level. 

Content

Trends in Aging Studies, Alzheimer's and Hospice care, nutrition and exercise and grief and loss.

Prerequisites

None

Method of Instruction

Traditional

Evaluation

Exam:  No

Class participation:  Yes