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Psychology Courses Important Information - Advanced Studies in the Psychology of Aging

Psychology 4151 Advanced Studies in the Psychology of Aging
An in-depth examination of selected topics in normal aging, with emphasis on both research methodology and the practical utilization of findings. Measurement and research design issues associated with the use of primary versus secondary data (e.g., survey data and administrative data) will be explored. The topics included will range from physical performance through cognition to psychosocial well-being, with the main theoretical perspective being on the promotion of a higher quality of life in older people.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Psychology 3131 or permission of the instructor
Cross-List(s): Gerontology 4151
Offering: 0-0; 3-0
Course Classifications:
  • Type B: Social Sciences
  • Type D: Health and Behavioral Sciences