Adult Development and Aging

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Course No: PSYC.3600-061; SIS Class Nbr: 11310

Course Description

Begins with an overview of recent theoretical perspectives on adult development and aging. In chronological sequence, it presents the stages of adulthood and concludes with death and dying. Topics covered include personal, family, and vocational development through adulthood, gender pattern differences, and the impact of changing demographics, including the lengthening of the life span.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: PSYC 1010,260 pre-reqs
  • Special Notes: SS; Formerly Human Development II
  • Section Notes: P: PSYC.1010 and PSYC.2600
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Meredith Stanford-Pollock
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2016: Sep 01 to Nov 05
  • Chat Hours: Mon 7-8pm*
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1110
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

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