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Age in Action
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1. Show how an aging population increases the need for housing that is accessible and adaptable.
2. Define visitability, universal design, and accessible design.
3. Explain ways to approach universal design including key factors.
4. Illustrate how universal design can be used in both renovation and new construction.
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Case Studies from Age in Action
Hansler, S. & Glas, B. (2011). Universal Design in Housing. Age in Action, 26(2), 1-5.