First Year at a Glance

As a first year Gerontology major, you will complete the following courses:

  • Gerontology 1110 – Introduction to Gerontology
  • Gerontology 1130 – Aging in Canada

These courses will examine the aging process through a developmental lifespan study and issues relevant to older people and the society at large. The balance of your courses will include electives from the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities and the Faculty of Science & Environmental Studies.

If you are interested in pursuing a double major, please visit our Academic Calendar for additional program listings.