B.A. Degree in Gerontology {19-20} - Elder Law

Course Code
PARA 416  Credits
Title Elder Law 
Prerequisite PARA 251, PARA 325 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description A study of the various public benefits programs that provide economic maintenance and financing of health care for the elderly, including medical assistance and Medicare. Special concerns in legal representation of the elderly. An exploration of the laws regarding self-determination and planning for incapacity.