Perspectives on Ageing in Human Systems
Trends and patterns of change related to ageing are examined from a global and national viewpoint. Basic issues incorporated into the course include those associated with attitudes to ageing, generational equity and a sustainable provision of welfare. Specific programmes and policies affecting older people are also explored.
Any 30 points of Human Services at 200 level including HSRV204. Students without this prerequisite but with at least 60 points at 200 level or above in appropriate courses may enter the course with the permission of the Programme Coordinator.