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Ageing in China and South-East Asia (DL)

When you'll study it
Semester 1
CATS points
ECTS points
Level 7
Module lead
Jiaxin Liu
Academic year

Module overview

This module introduces the study of ageing at the individual and societal level in China and South-east Asia. It will introduce demographic evidence relating to population change. The module combines insights from Social Policy, Demography, Sociology and Economics. Students will be familiarised with key patterns and trends in population ageing, older people's living arrangements, challenges to health and social care of older people and support to older people by families and the state in these contexts.

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