2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jul 24, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

Gerontology Certificate Learning Outcomes


Outcome 1
1.1 Distinguish concepts and theories of aging from a bio-psycho-social framework.
Outcome 2
2.1 Synthesize bio-psycho-social understanding of aging to build a gerontological knowledge foundation.
Outcome 3
3.1 Identify and explain research methodologies, interpretations, and applications used by different disciplines to study aging.
Outcome 4
4.1 Identify gaps in research regarding both aging-related problems and successes in order to promote knowledge building through research.
Outcome 5
5.1 Use critical thinking to evaluate information and its source (popular media and research publications).
Outcome 6
6.1 Promote and apply the use of appropriate forms of evidence-based interventions and technologies for older adults, their families, and caregivers.