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Working with Older Adults - COSW 1006

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.

Note: Restricted to Community Support Worker

Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies


Winter Jan 8 - Apr 26, 2024 Thu: 03:30 - 06:30 pm
11093 A01 No
Winter Jan 8 - Apr 26, 2024 Thu: 08:00 - 11:00 am
11094 A02 No
Spring May 6 - Aug 23, 2024 Thu: 12:30 - 03:30 pm
20458 A01 No

To take this course, you must be enrolled in one of the related programs:

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