Biological Principles of Aging
||Iowa State University
||GERON 521 (501B)
||3 credit hours - $565 per credit
||January 08, 2018 - May 04, 2018
This course is an overview of the normal aging process of human body systems, environmental factors influencing normal aging, diseases and disorders associated with aging, and the prevention and treatment of diseases and disorders associated with aging. A special topics unit includes, but is not limited to, interviews and observations dealing with the aging process in humans.
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Biology of Aging : Observations and Principles
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Students will receive course information and a welcome letter about 3 weeks prior to the start of class. Then approximately one week before the first day of class at Iowa State University, the ISU campus coordinators (Michelle Zander
or Trisha Ritland
) will email course access instructions to students for courses taught by Iowa State.
This course does not require an exam proctor.
This course does not include synchronous components.