Translated Titles

Successful aging: A study of the learning and physical and mental health of the elderly




陳依靈(Yi-Ling Chen);吳品諭(Pin-Yu Wu)

Key Words

成功老化 ; 高齡學習特質 ; 身心健康 ; successful aging ; elderly learning ; physical and mental health



Volume or Term/Year and Month of Publication

20卷1期(2021 / 06 / 30)

Page #

73 - 85

Content Language


Chinese Abstract


English Abstract

Population aging is a trend in all countries in the world, and it is also a global phenomenon. In this global gray wave, Taiwan has also entered an advanced age. As the average life expectancy of Taiwanese people has increased, the fertility rate has decreased, and the aging index has been relatively accelerated, it has caused changes in the structure of the social environment; how to make aging a positive experience in life, so that the elderly can have continuous health, social participation and a safe life, so as to improve the quality of life and promote healthy aging. This is the current issue; participation in learning for the elderly is an urgent matter and is also a success an important factor of aging. Based on the review of literature, this article puts forward two suggestions for advanced learning: (1) Diversification of learning services, (2) Diversification of curriculum content, hoping to increase the participation of elderly people in learning; and provide relevant units for the learning of elderly people. Understand the relationship between the participation of seniors in learning and physical and mental health, and properly plan and arrange learning content to help seniors increase their interest and mobility in learning, and then help seniors to move towards the goal of successful aging.

Topic Category 人文學 > 地理及區域研究
社會科學 > 體育學
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