SOCIAL WORK AND HUMAN SERVICES: SPECIALIZATION E: AGING ADULTS: THE FAMILY AND SOCIETY/BACHELOR OF ARTS
Total Credit Hours: 128 Major Credit Hours: 45
SPECIALIZATION E: AGING ADULTS: THE FAMILY AND SOCIETY
This specialization prepares students to work as professionals in an array of settings with aging adults, their families, and the community. The specialization provides generalist skills and knowledge pertaining to aging. It also offers a knowledge base that will support the application of theory and research to practical problems of human adjustment and development at later stages of the life cycle. This specialization also prepares students for graduate school. An additional two courses will be added to the requirements of students who plan to pursue graduate school.
II. The advanced writing requirement of the General Education curriculum is satisfied by Social Work and Human Service majors by successful completion of Research and Practice in Social Work and Human Service (78-496) (3) or Methods of Intervention with Groups and Communities (78-305) (3).