PSYCHOLOGY OF DEATH AND DYING
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
31914
Career
Undergraduate
Dates
1/19/2021 - 4/23/2021
Units
3 units
Grading
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Description
The purpose of this course is to widen the student's understanding of human death in its biological, socio-cultural, and primarily psychological dimensions. We will examine the concept of death, psychological reactions to death and dying, historical and demographic aspects, selected issues such as end-of-life care, medical ethics, suicide, legal concerns, children's concepts of death, and the process of bereavement.
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: (PSY 0010 or 0012 OR 0101 or 0200) and (PSY 0205 or 1205 or 0206 or 1141)
Class Attributes
Global Studies
Undergraduate Global Health
Class Notes
The planned operational modality for this class is REMOTE. For more information please visit http://www.provost.pitt.edu/students/student-success-flexpitt/flex-pitt-guarded-risk-posture-all-students-remote/
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Cynthia Lausberg
Meets
MoWe 3:25PM - 4:40PM
Meeting Dates
01/19/2021 - 04/23/2021
Room
WEB Based Class
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Closed
Seats Taken
28
Seats Open
2
Class Capacity
30
Unrestricted Seats
0
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
6
Wait List Capacity
20