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BSHS - Aging Studies

Joint BS  Full Time
Program Code:HST3-XAGE  Program Director: Vaishali Singhal
Track Coordinator: Tracy Davis
Partner School(s): TESU
Version for Summer 2021

SemesterCourse#Course TitleCreditsComments/Notes
1. General Ed. Courses Required 12 Credits with Thomas Edison State University. Courses total 80 Credits.
2. Core All courses required. Interdisciplinary Core (15 credits).
IDST3510 Principles of Scientific Inquiry       3 _________________________
IDST4100 Introduction to Interprofessional Education 3 _________________________
IDST4115 Health Care Organizations 3 _________________________
IDST4150 Ethics of Healthcare 3 _________________________
IDST4200 Cultural Issues in Health Care 3 _________________________
3. Concentration Aging Studies Core (15 credits).
IDST4340 Perspective on Death and Dying 3 _________________________
IDST4700 Introduction to Gerontology 3 _________________________
IDST4710 Physical Changes and Aging 3 _________________________
IDST4720 Social and Healthcare Policy for the Older Adult 3 _________________________
IDST4230 Health Promotion and Aging 3 _________________________
4. Concentration Research Studies (6 credits).
IDST3500 Fundamental Statistics in the Health Sciences 3 _________________________
IDST5420 Designing and Planning Research Projects in the Health Sciences 3 _________________________
5. Practicum Student select either IDST 4400 or IDST 4409 (4 credits).
IDST4400 Health Services Practicum 4 _________________________
IDST4409 Health Services Practicum 4 _________________________
Curriculum Total :   40  
Consult School and program policy regarding specific requirements.
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Student Name (printed): __________________________
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I agree to complete these courses for graduation.

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