May 30, 2024  
2021-2022 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

AGH 301 - Adulthood & Aging

Credits 3
Lecture / 3 hours per week
A study of normative adult life transformations and crises within the context of cultural diversity and empowerment. Students will investigate culture, gender, and ethnicity patterns. Topics include methodology; developmental theories of adulthood; physical & cognitive changes in adulthood; changing societal, familial, and occupational roles in adulthood; changes in personalities and responses to stress in adult lives; and dying as the final stage of development.