Summer 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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GERON 204    Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to dementia, including Alzheimer's Disease. Topics include types of dementia, patient care, environmental issues, and strategies for understanding and responding to associated behaviors. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 14-Jul 14

Sa08:00AM-05:40PMLECM.SchleeterARC MAIN DaviesHall 10712663Textbook

GERON 206    Dementia: Behavior Management    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the many facets of behavior management as they apply to those diagnosed with a form of dementia. Topics include defining the problem, determining whose problem it is, problem-solving principles, environmental triggers, caregiver response, and techniques (such as timing, validation, noise regulation) for specific problem behaviors. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 21-Jul 21

Sa08:00AM-05:40PMLECM.SchleeterARC MAIN DaviesHall 10712664Textbook

GERON 271    Dementia: Behaviors and Activity    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course is an overview of dementia and memory loss. Topics focus on types, characteristics, communications, behavior management, and caregiving of dementia patients. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 28-Jul 28

Sa08:00AM-05:40PMLECM.SchleeterARC MAIN DaviesHall 10712665Textbook

GERON 366    Coping with Death and Related Bereavement    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course explores our societal/cultural and personal views of death, dying, and bereavement. Topics include the processes of dying and grieving from the perspectives of the patient, family, friends, and caregivers; the dynamics of loss, grief, and bereavement; and the needs of the bereaved. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 23-Jun 23

Sa08:00AM-05:40PMLECM.SchleeterARC MAIN DaviesHall 10710214Textbook

GERON 368    Mental Health and Aging    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course is an overview of mental health as it is impacted by the aging process. Emphasis is on correlates of mental health, incidence of mental illness, depression, dementia, substance abuse, intervention, and mental health resources for seniors. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 16-Jun 16

Sa08:00AM-05:40PMLECR.ChevrauxARC MAIN DaviesHall 10710198Textbook

Summer 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: July 12, 2018