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SOWK 369 - Contemporary Issues, Cultures, and Social Work Practices in Aging

(3.00)
This course uses a cultural framework to explore social issues, trends, policies, and services affecting older people and their families focusing on diversity of the aging experience. Students who complete this course will be able to create and evaluate culturally sensitive services for older adults that consider the intersectionality of membership in varying groups. Topics include: physical and mental aging, aging theory, social work practice with older adults, cultural approaches to aging, and special populations. Recommended Preparation Six social science credits, at least one course in Social Work or Aging

Course ID: 102265
Consent: No Special Consent Required
Components: Lecture
Attributes: Culture (GEP), Social Sciences (GEP)
Same as Offered: AGNG 369  



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