The Experience of Dementia
Session
Six Week - First
Class Number
2825
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Graded
Description
This course will provide an overview of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia using person-centered philosophy. The experience of dementia will be explored from the perspectives of the person diagnosed, family members and friends and informal and formal caregivers. Students will gain a holistic insight into these disorders and their implications for both individuals and communities. The foundational concept of this course will be the personhood of those diagnosed and living with dementia. Recommended Preparation: AGNG 100 or AGNG 200
Class Attributes
Social Sciences (GEP)
Notes
This is a fully online asynchronous course. It requires reliable internet access and computer literacy; and the ability to self-manage independent learning assignments according to deadlines. In place of classroom activities, online work may include independent mastery assignments, discussion boards, videos with quizzes, writing assignments, and other active learning experiences. Students are responsible for completing these online learning experiences by the specified deadlines and in accordance with instructor requirements.
Class Actions
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Class Details
Instructor(s)
Louise Murray
Meets
TBA
Dates
06/01/2021 - 07/09/2021
Room
WEB
Instruction Mode
Online
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
8
Seats Open
22
Class Capacity
30
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
0