Working with Older Adults - COSW 1006

Credit(s): 3 | Hours: Lecture - 45, Lab - 0, Work Experience - , Other - 0

This course provides a contemporary perspective of healthy aging in Canada. Changing population demographics highlight the importance of understanding successful and healthy aging in multiple dimensions in addition to understanding challenges faced by older adults in personal health domains (for example, physical, emotional, social, psychological, spiritual) and social determinant dimensions (for example, biology, education, income, housing, social networks, work). The course will focus on supporting older adults using a strengths-based, community perspective.

Restricted to Community Support Worker

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Term Section Class Duration Schedule Open Studies


Winter A01 11471 Jan 5 - Apr 22, 2022 Mon: 08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Spring A01 20914 May 2 - Aug 19, 2022 Mon: 08:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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