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Academic Catalog 2019-2020 
    
Academic Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HOD-850 Creative Longevity and Wisdom

4 semester credits
This course aims to contribute to knowledge, policy, and practice addressing mid-life and older adults, which can encompass the unique developmental experiences and transitions of adulthood; the relationship between creativity, wisdom development, and spirituality; positive and conscious aging; successful aging; lifelong learning; end of life; organizations/policies to combat poverty and promote wellness in the later years of life; substance abuse, and recovery; caregiving; intergenerational engagement; the promotion of barrier-free, sustainable environments enhancing longevity; entrepreneurship; encore careers; and greater social and ecological justice worldwide for diverse aging populations and future generations.
Delivery Method: Online
Grading Default: Letter
Learning Outcome(s):
  • Critically analyze and construct scholarly arguments relevant to creative longevity and wisdom theories.
  • Write a scholarly paper or do a group project on a creative longevity and wisdom topic.
  • Demonstrate understanding of ways to apply creative longevity and wisdom theory and research to professional and personal practice.



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