2024-2025 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog

WGSS 461 Intimacy and Aging

No credit will be given to students with credit in SOC 461. This course examines the variety of intimate and sexual relationships of older adults as well as a broad range of issues related to sexuality and aging in a social, historical and political context. Emphasis is placed on understanding the type, nature, content, and meaning of relationships, as well as on identifying contextual factors including gender, race, ethnicity, class, sexual orientation, and health status that structure these relationships.



Cross Listed Courses

No credit given to students with credit in WGSS 461.


SOC 110 or SOC 111 or GERO 101 or permission of instructor

General Education


  • On Demand