(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture
Many aspects of human health are affected by the environment, and many diseases can be initiated, promoted, sustained or stimulated by environmental factors. For that reason the interactions of people with their environment are an important component of public health. This course introduces students to the complexity of environmental health issues facing society today.
Prerequisite: Natural Science 2201 or Biology 1202 or Chemistry 3357 or Nursing 2279 or 3375 or consent of the department.