SWK 342 Social Work Policies in an Aging Society

A strengths-based and preventive perspective on policies and programs affecting older adults. Analysis of policy responses to ageism, elder abuse, and changing demographic and health trends. Public policies and programs, including components of the Social Security Act. Particular attention to vulnerable older adult populations.

Credits:

3

Hours

3

Requirement Designation

Regular Liberal Arts

Offered

Fall-Spring