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ENVHLTH 102 (HLTHST 102) GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH (3-0-3)(F/S)(DLS).
Evaluates the impact that chemical, physical, and biological agents have on environmental ecosystems. Examines how political, economic, and cultural differences affect environmental preservation with special attention given to contrasting motivations in underdeveloped and developed nations. May be taken for ENVHLTH or HLTHST credit, but not both.
ENVHLTH 415 OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH (2-3-3)(S)(Even years).
Recognition, evaluation, and control of environmental health hazards or stresses (chemical, physical, biological) that may cause sickness, impair health, or cause significant discomfort to employees or residents of the community. PREREQ: PHYS 111-112. COREQ: CHEM 307.
ENVHLTH 417 PRINCIPLES OF TOXICOLOGY (2-0-2)(S)(Odd years).
An examination of the absorption, distribution, and excretion of toxicants in humans and the health effects on target organs. Toxicologic evaluation, risk assessment, fate of hazardous substances in the environment and policies for the control of such substances will also be discussed. PREREQ: CHEM 111-112.
ENVHLTH 442 HAZARDOUS WASTE MANAGEMENT (2-0-2)(S).
Historical, regulatory and technical aspects of hazardous waste management, relating primarily to the requirements of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act and the Comprehensive Environmental Reclamation, Compensation, and Liability Act.
ENVHLTH 493 ENVIRONMENTAL AND OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH INTERNSHIP (0-V-V)(F/S).
Three or more hours of internship per week in a business or governmental agency. The student works within the organization, keeps a record of the experience, and discusses these experiences at a seminar. (Pass/Fail.) PREREQ: Upper-division standing; recommendation of faculty advisor; consent of instructor.