TRTG 103 – Adult Development And Aging


Admission Requirements
  • Grade 12 or OSSD Equivalent
  • Mature Student with Wonderlic SLE min. cut score minimum 14 on test
  • Bring Your Own Device (BYOD): As a student in this on-campus program, you will require a mobile computing device that meets the specifications outlined by your program
  • Textbook: Adult Development and Aging: The Canadian Experience, 1st Edition Nelson Publishing 2018

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 learn a uniquely positive perspective on aging. Adult Development and Aging, The Canadian Experience, while challenging students to examine their own ageism and to consider the gains as well as the losses people experience across adulthood.


North Bay Campus or Online –


  1. Issues to Consider in The Study of Adult Development
  2. Research Designs and Ethical Issues
  3. Physical Changes Associated with Aging
  4. Cognitive Changes, Post Formal Thought, and Wisdom
  5. Longevity, Health, and Functioning
  6. Mental Health and Mental Health Disorders
  7. Neurocognitive Disorders
  8. Canada’s Ethnic Diversity
  9. Aging and Personality Development
  10. Relationships
  11. Work, Retirement, and Leisure
  12. Dying: Another Stage of Life
  13. Living Arrangements for Older Adults


Illustrate the process and experience of aging in older adults.