ERIC Number: ED177392
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Nov-16
Reference Count: 0
Managing Management Training Programs in Gerontology.
Lowy, Louis; And Others
A graduate-level management training program in gerontology is presented through a description of a consortium of two universities (Boston University and Brandeis University) and consisting of three types of training (gerontology and aging, sociology and social work, and management techniques). The areas of interest described in these materials include the following: (1) program philosophy, (2) student selection, (3) site selection for training practica, (4) field experiences, (5) advising problems, and (6) faculty participation. (HLM)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration on Aging (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Boston Univ., MA. School of Social Work.; Brandeis Univ., Waltham, MA. Florence Heller Graduate School for Advanced Studies in Social Welfare.
Note: Paper presented at the Conference of the Gerontological Society (30th, San Francisco, California, November, 1978)