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Spring 2023
Jun 18, 2024
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SOCW 671 - Social Work with Elders
Focuses on the diverse life experiences of people aged 65 and older, their families, and communities. Examines the physical, psychological, and social aspects of aging and the impact of these changes on elders, their families, and the social systems within which they function. Special attention is paid to the social work perspective for theories of late life, needs of diverse elders and caregivers, and policies and programs which sustain and enhance the functioning and well-being of older adults. Open only to SOCW students or by permission of the advisor or department chairperson.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Graduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Immersive Learning, Study Abroad, Societal Issue/Global Chal, Online Fixed Times (Synch), Online (Asynchronous)

Social Work Department

Course Attributes:
STARS: Includes Sustainability

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
Must be enrolled in one of the following Fields of Study (Major, Minor, or Concentration):
      Social Work


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