Aug 21, 2018  
2015-2016 Graduate Catalog 
    
2015-2016 Graduate Catalog

GERON GR 624 Aging Policy and Programming


The course provides a general framework for understanding and analyzing social policy, employing an applied perspective relevant to administrators and managers in organizations such as nursing homes, assisted living facilities, home health care, and state and local government agencies. In addition, the course offers an overview of aging policy at the federal and state levels, with attention to financial security, access to health care, long-term care, and the Older Americans Act. Students gain experience in both policy analysis and policy advocacy.

3 Credit(s)