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Lakehead 2009-2010 Academic Courses Graduate Courses (Masters and PhD) Gerontology Graduate Courses
Gerontology Graduate Courses


Courses not offered this academic year (fall/winter terms) are indicated by the words "NOT OFFERED THIS YEAR" below the course description. Nevertheless, students should refer to the Timetable as a final check.

Gerontology 5070      Directed Studies
Credit Weight: 0.5
Description: A student may undertake an independent study in a gerontological topic under the direction of a faculty member. The nature of such works will be clearly defined and agreed upon the by the student and faculty involved.
SpecialTopic: Y
Notes: Students may not take more than two Directed Studies.
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Gerontology 5090      Special Topics
Credit Weight: 0.5
Description: Selected topics in Gerontology are offered each year to allow students to participate in areas of their choice and are determined by student demand and/or faculty availability and school approval.
SpecialTopic: Y
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Gerontology 5710      Research and Theory in Gerontology
Credit Weight: 0.5
Description: An interdisciplinary investigation of research and theory in gerontology with emphasis on the aging process from biological, psychological and sociological perspectives.
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Gerontology 5790      Gerontology Research Seminar
Credit Weight: 0
Description: Each student is required to attend this seminar in which students present their research topic to all others enrolled in the Gerontology Specialization.
Notes: A non-credit required course. Restricted to students in the Gerontology Specialization.
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