PSYC 518: Death, Dying, and Grieving

PSYC 518-DL1: Death, Dying, and Grieving
(Fall 2021)


Section Information for Fall 2021

This course covers: our relationship with death, both as an individual and as a member of society, how social forces and events affect how we mourn and grieve for others, and how we die, how dying people are perceived and treated in our society and what can be done to provide the best possible care, an understanding of continuing developments and challenges to end of life care, and what is becoming of faith and doubt about an afterlife



PSYC 518 DL1 is a distance education section.


Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Advanced survey of processes of grieving and their relationship to death and dying. Topics include ways of dying, effects of death on loved ones, and care for the terminally ill. Equivalent to PSYC 418.
Recommended Prerequisite: PSYC 100
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate or Undergraduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Post-Baccalaureate or Non-Degree Undergraduate degrees may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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