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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2012–2013
Selaat vanhentunutta opetusohjelmaa. Voimassa olevan opetusohjelman löydät täältä.
KATEMHS-EP07 Ageing as a Social Phenomenon 4–10 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
School of Health Sciences

Learning outcomes

Having passed the course the student is able to consider ageing and old age as social and cultural phenomena. The student can analyze ageing as an individual experience. The student understands the impact of health, social relationships and social and health care services on old people’s wellbeing.


Tapio Kirsi, Teacher responsible


3-Sep-2012 – 14-Dec-2012

Further information

Literature exam. Part of the course can also be taken by writing essays on separate arrangement with the teacher.