Department Information

Dr. Herbert Haines
Sharon Steadman (Acting)
Moffett Center, Room 2120
Phone: 607-753-2726
Fax: 607-753-5973
8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday
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Course Detail

SOC 220 - Introduction to Social Gerontology

Introduces theories, concepts, research and applied aspects of the study of aging in American society. Topic areas include: social and institutional issues related to family, work and retirement and the economy, minority groups, biomedical, psychological, and demographic and public policy perspectives on aging. Category C. (3 cr. hr.)

Frequency code F = offered in fall
Additional frequency code descriptions can be found in the Terminology Guide.