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Archived teaching schedules 2012–2013
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TERVAL2 Social Context of Ageing 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Health Sciences
Public Health
School of Health Sciences

Learning outcomes

On completion of the course the student
- has acquired substantial knowledge about foundations, history and mainstream theories of social gerontology
- understands the function of social networks in ageing adults
- has practised critical thinking and scientific reasoning
- can debate on different viewpoints and defend scientific arguments
- is able to apply scientific knowledge to societal practice

Enrolment for University Studies

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Tapio Kirsi, Teacher responsible


25-Oct-2012 – 13-Dec-2012
Group work 9 hours
Thu 25-Oct-2012 at 10-11, Intro
Thu 1-Nov-2012 at 10-12
Thu 15-Nov-2012 at 10-12
Thu 29-Nov-2012 at 10-12
Thu 13-Dec-2012 at 10-12