Course Detail
Units:
3.0
Course Components:
Lecture
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: "C" or better in RECTH 3330 AND RECTH 4300.
Description
This class is designed as a lecture and lab experience. Students will learn the foundational knowledge of the aging process, discuss health, the disease process and illness as they relate to the older adult population. Class discussion will include the influences of ageism, race, gender, ethnicity, and legislative policies. The role of recreational therapy as a health and human service provider and as a member of the end of life support system will introduced.