May 26, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

SOCI 560 - Social Structure and the Life Course


Aging as a lifelong process of development through socially structured, historically conditioned stages. Topics include cohort differences, role transitions, intergenerational relations, and age norms. Emphasizes stages prior to old age. A culminating experience-integrating theory, methods, and scholarly writing-is required.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ: Graduate standing in Sociology or consent of department.

Credits: 3