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Minor in Gerontology
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The Minor in Gerontology is open to University of Waterloo students who wish to obtain some specialization in gerontology.

Degree Requirements for the Minor

  1. Students must be in an honours or four-year general program at the University of Waterloo.
  2. An overall minimum average of 67% is required for courses presented for the minor.
  3. Normally, a maximum of two courses (1.0 unit) obtained on Letter of Permission or in transfer credit may be applied toward fulfilment of the Minor in Gerontology course requirements. These courses must be equivalent to courses listed in the course requirements as assessed by the school/department offering the replaced course. 
  4. Successful completion of 5.0 units from the following requirements:

Further Information

For more information about the Minor in Gerontology, please contact:

School of Public Health and Health Systems 
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University of Waterloo
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Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
519-888-4567 ext. 36341


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