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AGHE 803 Demography and Geography of Aging

AGHE 803  Demography and Geography of Aging  Units: 3.00  

This course surveys the latest literature on the demography and geography of aging highlighting the latest census and survey data from Statistics Canada and international sources. Attention is placed on the underlying demographic factors and socio-economic characteristics of population aging and how issues like fertility, mortality, morbidity, life expectancy, mobility and immigration are changing the demography of the older population in Canada and internationally. Emphasis is also placed on how demographic and socio-economic characteristics of population aging result in complex and uneven geographies of aging at various scales from neighbourhood to international comparisons.

Offering Faculty: Faculty of Health Sciences  

Aging and Health

The GDip, MSc and PhD programs in Aging and Heath are tailored to meet the evolving needs of today’s student. These programs are designed to be completed at a distance by working professionals. The programs are offered full-time, through a blended format of online learning and short onsite sessions.  Participants will enjoy the professional networking and experiential opportunities of an onsite program with the benefits of distance learning flexibility.

Aging and Health (AGHE)

Courses listed below represent the range of Aging and Health (AGHE) graduate course offerings in the School of Rehabilitation Therapy. Not all courses will be offered in each academic year and the current calendar should be consulted for the term and instructor. The Aging and Health program offers 3.0 credit-unit 'term' courses.

Aging and Health - Doctor of Philosophy

The PhD is completed over 48 months.  Its requirements include 4 courses (2 electives plus AGHE 901 and AGHE 903), as well as the completion of a Comprehensive Examination and Dissertation.

Nursing - Master of Nursing Science

...Qualitative Methodology & Methods NURS 803 Intermediate Quantitative Research...level courses in RHBS, AGHE, EPID All NURS...