TA1511 - Introduction to Gerontology
- This course is also available through Distributed Learning
This course defines aging and the Canadian population according to current and forecast age distributions. Implications on the dependency, economic and social status of the elderly are analyzed. Health status and influencing factors are examined with a concurrent review of health care and housing systems available in urban and rural communities.
This course is offered in the following programs:
Rehabilitation Assistant (OTA & PTA) (DL)