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Certificate Requirements

Graduate Certificate in Gerontology

Total for the certificate: 24 quarter credits

Required Courses (18 crs.)

Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Aging
Embodiment in Later Life 
     or Health Aspects of Aging
Psychosocial Aspects of Aging
Social Systems in Later Life
Senior Power, Politics & Policy
Theorizing & Researching in Gerontology
     or Gerontology: Synthesis & Action

Gerontology Electives (6 crs. min.)

Choose two or more from the following:
Women's Issues in Aging
Communication & Aging
Narrative Gerontology
Media Images in Aging
Special Topics in Gerontology
Emerging Concepts & Frameworks for Aging & Old Age
Aging & Family

Please see current Marylhurst University Catalog for complete information.

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April 23, 2015

Gerontology - Music Therapy Co-Event

Exploring music and memory. Includes panel discussion and question-and-answer session. Event jointly sponsored by the Marylhurst Gerontology Associ...

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May 01, 2015

Oregon Gerontological Association Annual Conference

Marylhurst hosts 2105 OGA Conference. Main session: Adam Davis, founder & principal, DHM Research; Dr. Alan DeLaTorre, OGA President, PSU researc...

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May 09, 2015

A-MAIS-ing Voices Series: Primal Teams

MAIS alum Jackie Barretta talks about her her 2014 book, Primal Teams: Harnessing the Power of Emotions to Fuel Extraordinary Performance. Drawing ...

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