The minor in gerontology consists of eighteen credits.
|Required courses (twelve credits):|
|SOC 020||Aging: Change & Adaptation||3|
|or HDFS 020||Aging:Change & Adaptation|
|SOC 120||Aging in Modern Society||3|
|SOC 220||Internship in Gerontology||3|
|SOC 222||Aging & Ethical Issues||3|
|Electives (six credits):||6|
|D2:Aging in Cross-Cultrl Persp|
|Seminar in Human Development|
|Biology of Aging|
|Social Org of Death & Dying|
|Health Care and Aging|
|Sociology of Health & Medicine|
May not be sole minor for sociology majors.
If majoring in sociology, SOC courses that are used for the minor are included in the forty-five credit major rule.
A major in sociology and a minor in gerontology may be possible if additional courses in sociology are taken in order to reduce overlap to one course.