The student will have a thorough understanding of physical challenges that make aging-in-place more difficult.
The student will have an increased awareness of cognitive issues that make aging-in-place more difficult.
The student will understand resolvable issues faced by the elderly while navigating outside the home.
The student will understand changes in typical lighting strategies that are beneficial to an aging population.
Understand the proper design of exterior amenities to facilitate increased enjoyment of nature by an older population.
Understand the impacts of different choices in finishes in reducing dangers faced while aging-in-place.
Understand design choices that make common areas in multi-family housing more user friendly to the aged.
Understand changes in cabinetry needed to accommodate use by the handicapped.