Dec 10, 2019  
2019-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

POS 3310 - Legal, Political and Economic Aspects of Aging

Credits: 3 hrs
This course provides a comprehensive analysis of the legal, political and economic issues confronting senior citizens. Legal issues affecting the elderly, such as living wills, wills, power of attorney, and guardianship are examined. Students will examine factors leading to present policies affecting the elderly, as well as those factors which may indicate future trends. Additionally, students will examine the economic position of the elderly and factors affecting income maintenance.
Pre-requisite(s): A “C” or better in POS 2311  and cross-listed with GER 3310  .