LAW 5347: Elder Law

Course Catalog Number: 
5347
Course Credits: 
3
Course Priority: 
Limited Enrollment - 3rd Year Priority
Offering Frequency: 
Every other year
Course Category: 
Standard Courses
Full Year Course: 
No
Course Type: 
Lecture

Elder Law examines the aspect of aging that impact law and public policy.The law attempts to protect the elderly and grants rights and privileges to them. In this course we will examine and evaluate the interplay of law and public policy as we survey significant legal issues and governmental programs such as Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, long-term care, guardianship and mental capacity, and other selected topics.

Prerequisites: 

Course Offerings

Class Number:
29003
Term:
Fall 2014-15
Professor(s):
Class Number:
27744
Term:
Spring 2013-14
Professor(s):