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DEATH, DYING AND BEREAVEMENT

General ElectiveSocial ScienceGeneral Transferable Electives

Course Description
A sociological exploration of death, dying, and bereavement. Includes, but is not limited to, the study of our “death system;” practices of the funeral service industry; the role of the healthcare system; traumatic death; facing death; care of the dying; bereavement, grief, and mourning; legal & ethical issues; practical matters; and belief in life after life.

Course Details

Contact Hours

Credits: 5.0

Lecture: 50
Total: 50

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Class & Syllabi Listing

 Item #  Year Quarter  Instructor Syllabus Additional Files
4147 Spring 2020 Kemp, Alan
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