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Class Schedule For Gerontology - Fall2018

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GERO 21 - First Year Seminar (3 Units)

Introduction to the nature and possible meanings of higher education, and the functions and resources of the University. Designed to help students develop and exercise fundamental academic success strategies and to improve their basic learning skills. Provide students with the opportunity to interact with fellow students and the seminar leader and to build a community of academic and personal support, as well as explore gerontological concepts needed to respond to demographic changes in today's world.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
80 book for GERO 21 Section 80 86473 1 Discussion 28/6 MW LSN2300 0130PM-0245PM Koss,Catheryn E,LCOM-32

GERO 100 - Aging Issues In Contem Am (3 Units)

Introduction to the field of Gerontology and how the discipline addresses society's aging needs. An examination of current issues in gerontology using a life span perspective focusing on older adults' needs/concerns along life's continuum in various environments. Major topics include implications of the demographic imperative, common aging changes/conditions, myths and stereotypes, effects of health/illness on individual and family roles, basic social issues and policies arising from the graying of America, and media, cultural and gender influences.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GERO 100 Section 01 84777 1 Lecture 45/0 T DH208 0530PM-0820PM Walsh,Diane L GE AREA D,TV

GERO 101 - Elder Care Srvcs+Strat (3 Units)

Exploration and analysis of the "elder care service continuum" within the context of changing diverse societal needs, service availability and accessibility, current public policy, and administrative and management issues facing care providers. A multidisciplinary examination of the spectrum of services and programs targeted for older adults and their families. Includes information and referral processes and agencies, recreational and social options, housing alternatives, in-home, residential and skilled care options, health care eligibility criteria, funding sources, and adult protective services.

Note: This is a service learning course.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GERO 101 Section 01 84774 1 Lecture 45/4 R CLV123 0530PM-0820PM Jensen,Donna M S,Y

GERO 102 - Soc Pol For An Aging Soc (3 Units)

Explores context and process for policy making by national and California state governments including ethical dimensions. Applications are developed from students' and instructor's areas of interest including K-12 and higher education, land-use policy, and aging issues such as elder advocacy, Social Security, and Medicare/Medicaid. Provides background and skills for entry level positions in public or non-profit organizations.

Prerequisite: GOVT 1 or GOVT 150 or equivalent.

Cross Listed: PPA 100; only one may be counted for credit.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GERO 102 Section 01 85037 1 Lecture 30/12 T ARC1009 0530PM-0820PM Rodrigues,Joseph
02 book for GERO 102 Section 02 85401 1 Lecture 30/4 T ARC1007 0530PM-0820PM Koss,Catheryn

GERO 103 - Care Mgmt Gero Practice (3 Units)

Analysis of issues, services, methods, and interventions related to "practice" with older adults and application of strategies for identifying and accessing services targeted for older adults and their families. Outcomes include understanding: unique characteristics/needs of elders; relationship of the systems approach to working with elders; issues affecting service delivery to this population (diversity, gender, ethics, special health and mental health needs); basic practice skills for effective service delivery to elders and families/caregivers; student's attitudes and roles when working with this population.

Note: This is a service learning course.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GERO 103 Section 01 85038 1 Lecture 35/6 R DH208 0530PM-0820PM Batchelder,Deon
Schier-Anzelmo,Nancy A
S,Y

GERO 121 - Models for Successful Aging (3 Units)

In depth interdisciplinary, holistic exploration of health promotion and adaptation paradigms that facilitate successful, productive longevity. Hardiness and self-efficacy theories along with expectations and experiences enhancing quality of life are explored. Interactions among such variables as activity, diet, exercise, work/leisure, attitudes/beliefs, humor, living environments, spirituality, and social networks are investigated within the contexts of gender, economic and cultural perspectives.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GERO 121 Section 01 85039 1 Lecture 45/0 M HMB202 0530PM-0820PM Jensen,Donna M

GERO 122 - Managing Disorders in Elders (3 Units)

Study and analysis of prevalent pathophysiological-based diseases and psychological disorders commonly experienced by older adults and frail elder populations. Disease/disorder causes and the effects of chronic illness on individuals' activities of daily living, sexuality, relationships, and coping abilities with changing lifestyles are examined using a life course framework and evidenced-based research. Assessment tools, lab value changes, medication needs, complications/disabilities, traditional/alternative treatments and ethical issues rising from meeting needs are investigated along with implications for caregivers.

Prerequisite: GERO 121

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GERO 122 Section 01 84903 1 Lecture 45/12 W FLS1049 0530PM-0820PM Osborne,Cheryl

GERO 130 - Gerontology Practicum (3 Units)

Supervised practicum experience in a community agency planning for or delivering professional services to older adults. This practicum experience is part of two culminating courses for the major and focuses on application of the interdisciplinary nature of the discipline while affording students direct, hands on experiences. Includes a field seminar. Seminar discussions focus on the application of gerontological concepts derived from all gerontology courses and are applied to each student's specific practicum area.

Note: This is a service learning course.

Prerequisite: 24 Major units including GERO 101, GERO 102, GERO 103, GERO 121, GERO 122 and instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GERO 130 Section 01 84775 1 Practicum 5/2 F AMD219 0900AM-1230PM Osborne,Cheryl
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
01 book for GERO 130 Section 01 84775 1 Practicum 5/2 F AMD219 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
01 book for GERO 130 Section 01 84775 1 Practicum 5/2 F AMD219 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
01 book for GERO 130 Section 01 84775 1 Practicum 5/2 F AMD219 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
02 book for GERO 130 Section 02 85080 1 Practicum 5/0 F ALP205 0900AM-1230PM Jensen,Donna M
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
02 book for GERO 130 Section 02 85080 1 Practicum 5/0 F ALP205 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
02 book for GERO 130 Section 02 85080 1 Practicum 5/0 F ALP205 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
02 book for GERO 130 Section 02 85080 1 Practicum 5/0 F ALP205 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
03 book for GERO 130 Section 03 85081 1 Practicum 5/0 F EUR309 0900AM-1230PM Koss,Catheryn
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
03 book for GERO 130 Section 03 85081 1 Practicum 5/0 F EUR309 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
03 book for GERO 130 Section 03 85081 1 Practicum 5/0 F EUR309 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
03 book for GERO 130 Section 03 85081 1 Practicum 5/0 F EUR309 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
04 book for GERO 130 Section 04 85082 1 Practicum 5/0 F MND4005 0900AM-1230PM Batchelder,Deon
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
04 book for GERO 130 Section 04 85082 1 Practicum 5/0 F MND4005 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
04 book for GERO 130 Section 04 85082 1 Practicum 5/0 F MND4005 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
04 book for GERO 130 Section 04 85082 1 Practicum 5/0 F MND4005 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
05 book for GERO 130 Section 05 85121 1 Practicum 5/1 F EUR320 0900AM-1230PM Marlette,Jennifer L
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
05 book for GERO 130 Section 05 85121 1 Practicum 5/1 F EUR320 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
05 book for GERO 130 Section 05 85121 1 Practicum 5/1 F EUR320 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
05 book for GERO 130 Section 05 85121 1 Practicum 5/1 F EUR320 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
06 book for GERO 130 Section 06 85122 1 Practicum 5/2 F SHS254 0900AM-1230PM Tift,Teri L
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
06 book for GERO 130 Section 06 85122 1 Practicum 5/2 F SHS254 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
06 book for GERO 130 Section 06 85122 1 Practicum 5/2 F SHS254 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
06 book for GERO 130 Section 06 85122 1 Practicum 5/2 F SHS254 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
07 book for GERO 130 Section 07 85123 1 Practicum 8/2 F SHS264 0900AM-1230PM Harris-Chavez,Lisa
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
07 book for GERO 130 Section 07 85123 1 Practicum 8/2 F SHS264 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
07 book for GERO 130 Section 07 85123 1 Practicum 8/2 F SHS264 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
07 book for GERO 130 Section 07 85123 1 Practicum 8/2 F SHS264 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
08 book for GERO 130 Section 08 85124 1 Practicum 5/0 F MND1020 0900AM-1230PM Hieb,Beth A
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
08 book for GERO 130 Section 08 85124 1 Practicum 5/0 F MND1020 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
08 book for GERO 130 Section 08 85124 1 Practicum 5/0 F MND1020 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
08 book for GERO 130 Section 08 85124 1 Practicum 5/0 F MND1020 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
09 book for GERO 130 Section 09 85554 1 Practicum 10/10 F CLV141 0900AM-1230PM Nevins,Michelle L
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
09 book for GERO 130 Section 09 85554 1 Practicum 10/10 F CLV141 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
09 book for GERO 130 Section 09 85554 1 Practicum 10/10 F CLV141 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
09 book for GERO 130 Section 09 85554 1 Practicum 10/10 F CLV141 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
10 book for GERO 130 Section 10 85555 1 Practicum 10/5 F EUR113 0900AM-1230PM Anderson-Hickey,Suzanne E
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
10 book for GERO 130 Section 10 85555 1 Practicum 10/5 F EUR113 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
10 book for GERO 130 Section 10 85555 1 Practicum 10/5 F EUR113 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
10 book for GERO 130 Section 10 85555 1 Practicum 10/5 F EUR113 0900AM-1230PM Staff
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **

GERO 131 - Gerontology Capstone Practicum (3 Units)

Supervised internship experience in a community agency planning for or delivering professional services to older adults. This capstone practicum experience builds on the first internship course and is the final culminating course for the major and focuses on advanced application of the interdisciplinary nature of the discipline while affording students direct, hands on experiences. Includes a field seminar. Seminar discussions focus on the application of gerontologic concepts derived from all gerontology courses and are applied to each student's specific Practicum area.

Note: This is a service learning course. Minors may take this course without taking GERO 130

Prerequisite: 36 Major units including GERO 101, GERO 102, GERO 103, GERO 121, GERO 122, GERO 130 and instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GERO 131 Section 01 84776 1 Independent Study 12/10 F AMD219 0900AM-1230PM Osborne,Cheryl Y
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
01 book for GERO 131 Section 01 84776 1 Independent Study 12/10 F AMD219 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
01 book for GERO 131 Section 01 84776 1 Independent Study 12/10 F AMD219 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
01 book for GERO 131 Section 01 84776 1 Independent Study 12/10 F AMD219 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
02 book for GERO 131 Section 02 85083 1 Independent Study 12/5 F ALP205 0900AM-1230PM Jensen,Donna M Y
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
02 book for GERO 131 Section 02 85083 1 Independent Study 12/5 F ALP205 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
02 book for GERO 131 Section 02 85083 1 Independent Study 12/5 F ALP205 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
02 book for GERO 131 Section 02 85083 1 Independent Study 12/5 F ALP205 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
03 book for GERO 131 Section 03 85558 1 Independent Study 10/6 F EUR309 0900AM-1230PM Koss,Catheryn Y
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
03 book for GERO 131 Section 03 85558 1 Independent Study 10/6 F EUR309 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
03 book for GERO 131 Section 03 85558 1 Independent Study 10/6 F EUR309 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
03 book for GERO 131 Section 03 85558 1 Independent Study 10/6 F EUR309 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
04 book for GERO 131 Section 04 85126 1 Independent Study 11/0 F MND4005 0900AM-1230PM Batchelder,Deon Y
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
04 book for GERO 131 Section 04 85126 1 Independent Study 11/0 F MND4005 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
04 book for GERO 131 Section 04 85126 1 Independent Study 11/0 F MND4005 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
04 book for GERO 131 Section 04 85126 1 Independent Study 11/0 F MND4005 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
05 book for GERO 131 Section 05 85239 1 Independent Study 20/20 F EUR320 0900AM-1230PM Marlette,Jennifer L Y
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
05 book for GERO 131 Section 05 85239 1 Independent Study 20/20 F EUR320 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
05 book for GERO 131 Section 05 85239 1 Independent Study 20/20 F EUR320 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
05 book for GERO 131 Section 05 85239 1 Independent Study 20/20 F EUR320 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
06 book for GERO 131 Section 06 85240 1 Independent Study 20/19 F SHS254 0900AM-1230PM Tift,Teri L Y
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
06 book for GERO 131 Section 06 85240 1 Independent Study 20/19 F SHS254 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
06 book for GERO 131 Section 06 85240 1 Independent Study 20/19 F SHS254 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
06 book for GERO 131 Section 06 85240 1 Independent Study 20/19 F SHS254 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
07 book for GERO 131 Section 07 85241 1 Independent Study 15/11 F SHS264 0900AM-1230PM Harris-Chavez,Lisa Y
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
07 book for GERO 131 Section 07 85241 1 Independent Study 15/11 F SHS264 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
07 book for GERO 131 Section 07 85241 1 Independent Study 15/11 F SHS264 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
07 book for GERO 131 Section 07 85241 1 Independent Study 15/11 F SHS264 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
08 book for GERO 131 Section 08 85242 1 Independent Study 20/14 F MND1020 0900AM-1230PM Hieb,Beth A Y
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
08 book for GERO 131 Section 08 85242 1 Independent Study 20/14 F MND1020 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
08 book for GERO 131 Section 08 85242 1 Independent Study 20/14 F MND1020 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
08 book for GERO 131 Section 08 85242 1 Independent Study 20/14 F MND1020 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
09 book for GERO 131 Section 09 85556 1 Independent Study 10/6 F CLV141 0900AM-1230PM Nevins,Michelle L Y
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
09 book for GERO 131 Section 09 85556 1 Independent Study 10/6 F CLV141 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
09 book for GERO 131 Section 09 85556 1 Independent Study 10/6 F CLV141 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
09 book for GERO 131 Section 09 85556 1 Independent Study 10/6 F CLV141 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **
10 book for GERO 131 Section 10 85557 1 Independent Study 10/7 F EUR113 0900AM-1230PM Anderson-Hickey,Suzanne E Y
** Meets 08/31/2018 to 08/31/2018 **
10 book for GERO 131 Section 10 85557 1 Independent Study 10/7 F EUR113 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 09/21/2018 to 09/21/2018 **
10 book for GERO 131 Section 10 85557 1 Independent Study 10/7 F EUR113 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 10/19/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
10 book for GERO 131 Section 10 85557 1 Independent Study 10/7 F EUR113 0900AM-1230PM Staff Y
** Meets 11/09/2018 to 11/09/2018 **

GERO 199 - Special Problems (1-3 Units)

Independent research, project, or directed reading.

Note: Open to students who are capable of independent work. A maximum of 3 units may count toward elective major requirements.

Prerequisite: Advanced approval of project goal and objectives by program director.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GERO 199 Section 01 85520 1 Independent Study 3/2 - Osborne,Cheryl

GERO 221 - Models for Successful Aging (3 Units)

In depth interdisciplinary, holistic exploration of health promotion and adaptation paradigms that facilitate successful, productive longevity. Hardiness and self-efficacy theories along with expectations and experiences enhancing quality of life are explored. Interactions among such variables as activity, diet, exercise, work/leisure, attitudes/beliefs, humor, living environments, spirituality, and social networks are investigated within the contexts of gender, economic and cultural perspectives.

Cross Listed: GERO 121; only one may be counted for credit.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GERO 221 Section 01 85251 1 Lecture 5/3 M HMB202 0530PM-0820PM Jensen,Donna M

GERO 222 - Managing Disorders in Elders (3 Units)

Offers in-depth study/analysis of prevalent pathophysiological-based diseases and psychological disorders commonly experienced by older adults and frail elder populations. Disease/disorder causes and the effects of chronic illness on individuals' activities of daily living, sexuality, relationships, and coping abilities with changing lifestyles are examined using a life course framework and evidenced-based research. Assessment tools, lab value changes, medication needs, complications/disabilities, traditional/alternative treatments and ethical issues rising from meeting needs are investigated along with implications for caregivers.

Prerequisite: GERO 221

Cross Listed: GERO 122; only one may be counted for credit.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GERO 222 Section 01 87151 1 Lecture 3/2 W FLS1049 0530PM-0820PM Osborne,Cheryl

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Class Attribute Codes

E - Understanding Personal Development (E)

GE AREA D - GE AREA D

LCOM-32 - LCom 32-Transitions:Reading,Writing,& University I

S - Service Learning Course S4

TV - Televised

Y - Teacher Credential Program Course

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (08/27/2018 to 12/07/2018)