|Faculty:||Faculty of Health Sciences|
|Field of Study:||Gerontology
|Description:||Canada is currently experiencing a shift in demographics. For the first time in our nation’s history, seniors now outnumber children. This shift significantly affects the healthcare system, and means that there is tremendous career potential for those who wish to working with aging adults. The Honors Specialization in Health and Aging provides students with the knowledge they need to understand the health issues of older adults, as well as the effects on health care services. Students who graduate from this module will be well-equipped to work in programs and services geared toward older adults, and also to address systemic challenges.|
|URL:||Health and Aging at Western University|
|Cost per year:*||
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||83 to 89|
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