PSY 602 Psychology of Aging


This course will look at the communal responses and attitudes toward the elderly and the pressure that these factors have on the aged as persons and as a grouping.

Learning Outcomes:

  • a proficiency in reading and writing within the conceptual framework of human aging;
  • an oral proficiency in understanding the physiological and psychological effects of aging on the human body;
  • and demonstrate an ability to identify, analyze, and understand the origin of various theoretical models predominant in contemporary psychology.