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Gerontology Course Schedule -- Summer and Fall 2019

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

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) -  online
  • 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-ZB Creativity and Aging (3) -- online

Family Studies and Human Services

Food, Nutrition, Dietetics & Health

  • FNDH 132-A Basic Nutrition (3)
  • FNDH 132-ZA Basic Nutrition (3) - online
  • FNDH 352-ZA Personal Wellness (3) - online
  • FNDH 400-ZA Human Nutrition (3) - online

Kinesiology

  • KIN 398-ZA Topics: Exercise & Older Adults (3)

Psychological Sciences

  • PSYCH 520-A Lifespan Personality Development (3)

 

FALL

Gerontology

  • GERON 315-A Introduction to Gerontology (3)
  • GERON 315-B Introduction to Gerontology (3)
  • GERON 315-ZA Introduction to Gerontology (3) -- online, 8/26-10/18/19
  • GERON 501-ZA Culture Change in Long Term Care (1) -- online, 8/26-9/27/19
  • GERON 502-ZA Measuring Change in Long Term Care (1) -- online, 9/30-11/1/19
  • GERON 503-ZA Creating Home in Long Term Care (1) -- online, 11/4-12/13/19
  • GERON 600-ZA Seminar in Gerontology (3) -- online
  • GERON 600-ZB Seminar in Gerontology (3) -- evening
  • GERON 605-A  Practicum in Gerontology (1-3) -- permission to enroll required
  • GERON 610-ZA Seminar in Long Term Care Administration (3) -- evening
  • 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 715-ZA Aging Veterans (3) -- online

Apparel Textiles & Interior Design

  • ID 651-A Designing Supportive Environments (3)

Family Studies and Human Services

  • FSHS 300-I Topics: Grandparenting in Families (3) -- 10/17-12/13/19
  • HDFS 510-A Human Development & Aging (3)
  • PFP 764-ZA Estate Planning for Families (3) -- online

Food, Nutrition, Dietetics & Health

  • FNDH 132-A Basic Nutrition (3)
  • FNDH 132-B Basic Nutrition (3)
  • FNDH 132-ZA Basic Nutrition (3) - online
  • FNDH 352-A Personal Wellness (3)
  • FNDH 400-ZA Human Nutrition (3) - online
  • FNDH 510-ZA Life Span Nutrition (2) -- online
  • FNDH 720-ZA Administration of Health Care Organizations (3) -- online

Kinesiology

  • KIN 335-A Physiology of Exercise (4)
  • KIN 398-ZA Topics:  Exercise and Chronic Disease (3) -- online

Music, Theatre and Dance

  • THTRE 664-A Creative Drama (3)
  • THTRE 665-A Drama Therapy with Special Populations (3)

Psychological Sciences

  • PSYCH 520-A Lifespan Personality Development (3)
  • PSYCH 520-ZA Lifespan Personality Development (3) - evening

 Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work

  • SOCWK 320-ZA Dynamics of Working with Older Adults (3) -- online