University of Portland Bulletin 2019-2020

SW 461 Introduction to Gerontology

This course introduces students to the field of gerontology. The course examines the aging process and its impact upon the individual, the family, and society. The course also covers various social, cultural, political, and economic issues for older adults in our society.

Cross Listed Courses

PSY 461, SOC 461


PSY 101 or SOC 101 or SW 205 or permission of instructor.
  • Up one level
  • 400