Spring 2017 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, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Foley              Off Campus Online        18106 
Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Course Orientations are scheduled at the SCC Main Campus, West Sacramento Center, 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/joannfoley/orientation/ for details about orientations and course management.
Service-Learning Option. The instructor will offer a Service-Learning option to interested students for the above section. To learn more about Service Learning visit: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/servicelearning/
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


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 114, 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 D9 ; IGETC Area 4I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the physical, psychological, social, and emotional aspects of the aging process including the interactions between the elderly and the rest of society. Topics include an analysis of stereotypes, social connections, environmental influences, sexuality, physical health, mental health, death, and bereavement. Credit may be earned for either PSYC 374 or GERON 302, but not both.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Hansen             Off Campus Online        19783 
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/joannfoley/orientation/ for details.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Spring 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: December 2, 2016