Gerontology Option
The Gerontology option focuses on life transition occurring during the latter stages of the human lifespan. Such developmental issues dealing with middle aged and elder individuals include the study of death and dying. The option is completed by fulfilling major requirements in the following manner:

Select three courses from the following list for the specialized sequence (12 units):
HDEV 4004 Current Issues in Aging (4) or 4005 Aging and Diversity (4) (if not used to satisfy requirements for Senior Projects); REC 3800 Introduction to Recreation Therapy (4), 4600 Recreation Therapy Documentation and Assessment (4); SOC 3419 Death and Dying (4); SPPA 4866Footnote HAYCAT-FOOTDIG Aphasia in Adults (4)