Catalogue 2020 - 2021

SW 207 An Invitation to the World of Aging


2 cr.


Soph SW major, or Soph SW minor, or SW 100.

Course Description

This course will provide students with knowledge about older people and the field of gerontological social work. The course will enable students to explore aging through learning beyond the classroom experiences, as well as classroom presentations and discussion. Students will be challenged to reexamine their values and beliefs about aging and older people. The course will help to prepare BSW students to work in settings that serve elderly clients.