Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

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PSYC 310 001 (CRN: 24067)

PSYCHOLOGY OF AGING

Long Title: PSYCHOLOGY OF AGING
Department: Psychological Sciences
Instructor: Leal, Stephanie
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: PSYC 202 OR PSYC 203
Section Max Enrollment: 0 (permission required)
Section Enrolled: 27
Enrollment data as of: 23-MAY-2024 7:20AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
29-APR-2020  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W
 
Description: This course focuses on the psychology of aging through a biological, cognitive, and socio-emotional framework. Topics to be covered include how mental capacities change over time, especially memory processing, differences between normal and pathological aging, neurobiological changes with age, dementias such as Alzheimer’s disease, and individual differences in aging. There will be an emphasis on discussion of recent literature and developing research ideas in the field of psychology of aging.