PSY-1177 Psychology of Aging - 3.00 credits

PSY-1177  Psychology of Aging  (3 Credits)  This course provides an orientation to the psychological changes that occur through adulthood and old age. Students will be introduced to basic theoretical models, research methods, and current information. A major goal is to contrast existing myths about adult development with the best available empirical evidence to separate myths from realities. Included is a practical emphasis on measures that may be used to successfully prepare for, or adapt to, the psychological changes of aging. Not available for supplemental.Instruction (3.0)Equivalent to PSY-177.