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THAN 528 Developmental Perspectives in Thanatology

Prerequisite: THAN 520. (3 credits) 

This course is designed to familiarize the student with the scientific literature and dominant theories of a lifespan developmental perspective on death. Study death’s role in life “from cradle to grave.” Emphasis will be on the child’s developing awareness of death and the effects of death’s presence in the life of the elderly individual.