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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SOC 313
Title Sociology of Aging
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII
Prerequisites SOC201 or permission of Department Chairperson
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
W1 1229 12/7/15 - 1/15/16 TBA TBA Online Yvonne M Vissing


Study of major sociological, psychological, and physiological processes of aging. Analysis includes overall view of aging theories and review of research and empirical studies relating to each. Implications for the future in terms of employment, welfare, retirement and political power. Three lecture hours per week. Requirement for B.S. Sociology, Gerontology option.