Academic Calendar 2017/2018 - Age, Health, and Work II
SOCI 3177 Age, Health, and Work II
Prerequisites:SOCI 1015 or SOCI 1016
Antirequisites:SOCI 4295 if taken in 2004-2005
Hours:Three hours of lecture per week for one term.
Description:This course examines issues, concepts, and trends in relation to age, health, and work for individuals and society. A range of interrelated issues are addressed, such as employers' attitudes toward older workers and age discrimination, older workers' perceptions of barriers to employment, health of older workers, and retirement issues.