PSYC 791 (M1) - Special Topics

Top/Adult Development & Aging

Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online with some campus visits, EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 55142
New or specialized courses are presented under this listing. Advanced material not normally covered in a regular course in which instructor has specialized knowledge through research and study. May be repeated for different topics. Prereqs: PSYC 402, PSYC 502, and other prerequisites when offered.
Section Comments: Capstone option with PSYC 798.M3, CRN 53269. Cross listed with PSYC 791.M2
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated up to 4 times.
Equivalent(s): PSYC 791W
Only listed campus in section: Manchester
Instructors: Alison Paglia

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 W 9:01am - 10:30am PANDRA P503
Additional Course Details: 

In this course students will focus on ways to minimize the losses and maximize the gains associated with normal aging and aging with disease. Students will explore possible solutions to real-world problems for older adults. Topics such as malnutrition, loneliness, changes in physical and cognitive abilities, falls, death/dying, indoor and outdoor activities for frail older adults, and caregiver burden will be discussed.

This course can be used to fulfill the Capstone requirement for senior Psychology majors. If interested, please contact alison.paglia@unh.edu