The purpose of this course is to enable students to develop a critical understanding of the bio-psychosocial, economic, and political forces that shape how the health issues of older adults are perceived in Canada. In particular, how does aging impact the health of older adults? What social factors influence 'healthy aging'? and What are the central issues/concerns associated with aging and health?

Course Notes

KINE 225 is equivalent to HKIN 225. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and HKIN 225.