Fall 2013 Class Schedule (SCC)



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GERON 300    Sociology of Aging    3 Units

Same As: SOC 335
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 101 or ESLR 340 and ESLW 340 and ESL 114; and FCS 324; and LIBR 318 with grades of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D0; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area 4J
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course students will examine the aging process with emphasis on social factors affecting and affected by an aging population. The course includes an analysis of demographics, history of aging in America, social conditions, resources and support systems, employment, retirement, social class, and cultural differences. Students will be encouraged to reflect on their status in the sociology of aging process. (Credit awarded for GERON 300 or SOC 335.)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC P.Flaherty           West Sac WSC 216         17897 
Textbook
This is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Foley              SCC MAIN Online          16017 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Course Orientations are scheduled at both the SCC Main Campus, and at the Davis Center. Enrolled students (and students wishing to add) must visit the instructor's web site at http://www.scc.losrios.edu/x93079.xml for details.


GERON 302    Psychology of Aging: Adult Development and Aging    3 Units

Same As: PSYC 374
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 101, OR ESLR 340 and ESLW 340 and ESL 11, and FCS 324/PSYC 370, and LIBR 318 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area D9; CSU Area E1; IGETC Area ; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Students will explore the description and explanation of the evolution of adult behavior over the life span. Topics include theoretical as well as practical approaches to understanding aging in terms of physical, cognitive, and socio-emotional development such as: the study of the nature and changes of capabilities, skills, feelings, emotions, and social behavior with age, aging stereotypes, social bonds, environmental factors, sexuality, physical health, mental health, death, and bereavement. (Credit for PSYC 374 or GERON 302.)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       02:00PM-03:20PM LEC G.Austin             West Sac WSC 323         16018 
Textbook
This is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: January 15, 2014