BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

Adult Development and Aging in the Family

SFL 334


$ 579.00

Instructor: Richard B Miller PhD
Credits: 3.00

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Adjustments to physical, emotional, social, and economic changes. Needs arising from changes in family relationships, living arrangements, and employment; retirement planning.

Course Content:

Lesson 1: Introduction to Adult Development and Aging
Lesson 2: The Aging Brain
Lesson 3: Physical Changes in Adulthood
Lesson 4: Health and Illness in Adulthood
Lesson 5: Person-Environment Interactions
Lesson 6: Information Processing and Memory
Lesson 7: Intelligence across the Life Course
Lesson 8: Personality across the Life Course
Lesson 9: Mental Health across the Life Course
Lesson 10: Work, Leisure, and Retirement
Lesson 11: Death and Dying
Lesson 12: Marital Relationships over the Life Course
Lesson 13: Parent-Child Relationships in Adulthood
Lesson 14: Caregiving for Elderly Family Members
Lesson 15: Extended Family Relationships (Siblings and Grandparenthood)

Online Courses:

Course materials are accessed online, and all assignments must be submitted online. Optional course readings may be available but do not include the self-check assignments or graded assignments.
Optional Materials Cost
   SFL 334 Course Readings Packet    $ 20.00