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Healthy Adult Aging

Code:
GER 1080

This course examines the normal physiological, psychological, social and spiritual changes affecting aging adults using the Holistic Approach to wellness. Normal physiological and anatomical changes, as well as the dysfunctional effects of common health problems will be examined. The process of normal psychological and social aging will be addressed as well as abnormal factors such as cognitive decline. Additional topics will include spirituality, changing requirements for physical activity, and health promotion measures. Students will learn common medical terminology and charting techniques related to aging clients.

Notes:

High level of proficiency in written and oral communication (English) is mandatory.


Textbooks:

  • Winter - None required

Prerequisites:

  • OPER 1581 Operational Overview

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CRN Day Date Time Hours Location/
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Fee Availability
10585January 12, 2021 to April 20, 202112:00 am - 12:01 am42Online$367.60
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