HLTH482 - Environmental Health

General

Prefix

HLTH

Course Number

482

Course ID

00003679

Course Level

Undergraduate

Instruction Mode

Lecture

Department(s)

Description

Physical, chemical, and biological agents of environment contamination. Body's reaction to environmental and occupational pollutants; policy decisions; emerging global environmental health problems. Pre-req.: HLTH 210 and HLTH 325.

Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

Credits

Min

3

Max

3

Repeatable

No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course

Yes

MN Goal Designation(s)

10

Cultural Diversity

No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome

Describe the root causes of the environmental crisis and solutions.

Outcome

Analyze the effect of excessive human growth population and its impact in the environment and how to stabilize the human population using the sustainability strategies.

Outcome

Reveal the foundations of a sustainable energy system and creating sustainable cities, suburbs, and towns applying the principle and practices of sustainable community development.

Outcome

Identify the perils of accelerated pollution and resource depletion as well as the importance of creating sustainable solutions to prevent water pollution, misuse of pesticides, hazardous and solid wastes.

Course Outline

Course Outline

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Dependencies

No dependencies