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PSYCHOLOGY OF AGING
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: China - Peking University, Beijing - 'Peking Univ.', 'Peking University with Internship'
UC Course SubjectPsychology
Number & Suffix: 102
Full UC Title: PSYCHOLOGY OF AGING 
Transcript Title: PSYCHOLOGY OF AGING 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: What is aging? What will change or not change with the aging process? Someone viewed the aging process as many losses; however, upon attending the course which is designed to provide an introduction and overview of research findings in the psychology of aging, students are able to learn the psychological processes of late adulthood. Topics include not only traditional areas of psychological research (e.g., Sensory processes, attention, memory, learning, intelligence, personality, interpersonal relationships), but also everyday problems faced by older adults (e.g., retirement, care giving, coping strategies, mental health issues, depression, dementia, interventions of the clinical psychologist). Texts: J. C. Cavanaugh and F. Blanchard-Fields, ADULT DEVELOPMENT AND AGING; J. E. Birren and K. W. Schaie, HANDBOOK OF THE PSYCHOLOGY OF AGING. Assessment: Attendance (10%), midterm (15%), final (15%), paper (60%). 
Language of Instruction: English
Chinese
 
Partner Title: LAO NIAN XINLIXUE 
Partner University Department: Psychology 
Partner University Course Number: 01630630