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Center on Aging

Gerontology Course Schedule

Courses listed on this page will count toward the Secondary Major in Gerontology. You will find a link to the appropriate page in the university course catalog for each section/department.  For more information about gerontology at K-State, please review our gerontology studies options and/or contact the Center on Aging at 785-532-5945 or gerontology@k-state.edu. Students intending to complete the Secondary Major in Gerontology or the Long-Term Care Administration Program must contact the gerontology advisor to officially declare this option. For more information about careers in the field of gerontology, to schedule an advising appointment or to review your progress toward completing the secondary major, please contact Pam Evans or stop by our office in 253 Justin Hall.  Students on the K-State Salina campus may contact Stephanie Gfeller or Pam Evans for information.

Please note that an internship within the student's primary major may be used as a 3 credit hour elective for the Secondary Major in Gerontology if the placement is in an aging-related organization and with prior approval of the gerontology advisor. Contact Pam Evans for more information.

SUMMER 2018 | FALL 2018

K-State Manhattan Campus
Gerontology

If permission to enroll in a GERON class is required, please contact the gerontology advisor instead of the instructor.

  • GERON 315-ZA  Introduction to Gerontology (3)
  • GERON 605-A  Practicum in Gerontology (1-3) -- permission to enroll required
  • GERON 615-ZA  Long Term Care Administration Internship (9) -- permission to enroll required
  • GERON 620-A  Problems in Gerontology (1-3) -- permission to enroll required
  • GERON 705-ZA Sexuality and Aging (3) -- online
Family Studies & Human Services
  • FSHS 300-ZC  Problems: Working with LGBTQ Individuals & Families (3), May intersession, 5/14-6/1/18. Please note that only sections of FSHS 300 listed on this page will count for gerontology elective credit
  • FSHS 300-ZH  Problems: Families, Health & Illness (3) online -- August intersession, 7/30-8/17/18.  Please note that only sections of FSHS 300 listed on this page will count for gerontology elective credit
  • HDFS 510-ZA  Human Development & Aging (3) -- online
  • LSHD 700-ZA Topics: Alzheimer's, Illness & Disease (3) - online (Recommended for seniors only)
Food, Nutrition, Dietetics & Health
  • FNDH 132-A  Basic Nutrition (3)
  • FNDH 132-ZA  Basic Nutrition (3) -- distance
  • FNDH 352-A Personal Wellness (3)
  • FNDH 400-ZA  Human Nutrition (3) -- distance
Psychological Sciences
  • PSYCH 520-A  Lifespan Personality Development (3) 
Kansas State University Polytechnic (Salina)

Please note that KSU Polytechnic students may enroll in any of the online gerontology courses offered through the KSU Manhattan campus.

 

FALL 2018

K-State Manhattan Campus
Gerontology

If permission to enroll in a GERON class is required, please contact the gerontology advisor instead of the instructor.

  • GERON 315-A  Introduction to Gerontology (3)
  • GERON 315-B  Introduction to Gerontology (3)
  • GERON 315-ZB  Introduction to Gerontology (3) -  online
  • GERON 501-ZA  Culture Change in Long Term Care (1) - online
  • GERON 502-ZA  Measuring Change in Long Term Care (1) - online
  • GERON 503-ZA  Creating Home in Long Term Care (1) - online
  • GERON 600-ZA  Seminar in Gerontology (3) - evening, permission to enroll required
  • GERON 600-ZB  Seminar in Gerontology (3) - online, permission to enroll required
  • GERON 605-A  Practicum in Gerontology (1-3) -- permission to enroll required
  • GERON 615-ZA  Long Term Care Administration Internship (9) -- permission to enroll required
  • GERON 620-A  Problems in Gerontology (1-3) -- permission to enroll required
  • GERON 710-ZA Creativity and Aging (3) - evening
  • GERON 715-ZA  Aging Veterans (3) - online
Apparel, Textiles & Interior Design
  • ID 651-A  Designing Supportive Environments (3)
Family Studies & Human Services
  • HDFS 510-A  Human Development & Aging (3)
Food, Nutrition, Dietetics & Health
  • FNDH 132-A  Basic Nutrition (3)
  • FNDH 132-A  Basic Nutrition (3)
  • FNDH 132-A  Basic Nutrition (3) - online
  • FNDH 352-A Personal Wellness (3)
  • FNDH 400-ZA  Human Nutrition (3) -- online
  • FNDH 510-ZA  Life Span Nutrition (3) -- online
History
  • HIST 534-A  Social History of Medicine (3)
Kinesiology
  • KIN 335-A Physiology of Exercise (3)
Music, Theatre and Dance
  • THTRE 664-A  Creative Drama (3)
  • THTRE 665-A  Drama Therapy with Special Populations (3)
Psychological Sciences
  • PSYCH 520-ZA  Lifespan Personality Development (3)-- evening
  • PSYCH 715-A  Psychology of Aging (3)
Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work
  • SOCWK 320-ZA  Dynamics of Working with Older Adults (3) -- online
Kansas State University Polytechnic (Salina)

Please note that KSU Polytechnic students may enroll in any of the online gerontology courses offered through the KSU Manhattan campus.