The student will work in an approved gerontological setting under the supervision of an approved professional. Periodic conferences between the supervisor and practicum coordinator are planned evaluate the student’s progress. At the close of the semester, the student will submit documentation of the practicum activities/experience and demonstrate the ability to relate theory to practice in the chosen field of experience. The student will complete a total of 125 hours of field experience. (Prerequisites: HSV 111C, HSV 242C, MHTH 187C, PSYC 105C, and PYSC 283C, each with a grade of C or higher, and permission of the department chair.)