- Grade 12 or OSSD Equivalent
- Mature Student
- Textbook:Adult Development and Aging, 8th Edition Nelson Publishing 2019
Course Fees: $485.00
Other Compulsory Fees: Inclusive
Course Hours: 45 Hours
Course Intake: Every Monday
Department: PT – Continuing Education
In this subject, students will be exposed to a bio-psychosocial framework, covering the specific ages-stages of adult development and aging. Students will experience the connections between research and application with a focus on “positive aging” and the gains and losses people experience across adulthood.
North Bay Campus or Online – www.nativetc.com
Part 1: Adult Development and Aging
Part 2: Neuroscience as a Basis for Adult Development
Part 3: Physical Changes
Part 4: Longevity, Health, and Functioning
Part 5: Where People Live: Person-Environment Interactions
Part 6: Attention and Memory
Part 7: Intelligence, Reasoning, Creativity, and Wisdom
Part 8: Social Cognition
Part 9: Personality
Part 10: Clinical Assessment, Mental Health, and Mental Disorders.
Part 11: Other Mental Disorders and Concerns
Part 12: Occupational Selection and Development
Part 13: Dying and Bereavement
Part 14: Healthy Aging
Skill Competencies: Demonstrate advocating support of health and well-being of people with developmental disabilities.
Knowledge Competencies: Recognize and indicate how to support health and well-being of people with developmental disabilities.