ENVS1170-MK Environmental Health (Fall 2022)
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Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/29/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Days: APPT
Time: -
Location: Moon Campus
Room:
Seats Available: APPT
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course will concentrate on human populations and the need to control factors that are harmful to human life. Methods of controlling communicable disease, wastewater treatment, solid waste management, insect and rodent control, radiation control, and environmental health hazards are emphasized. The course concludes with a discussion of the human impact on resources and ecosystems, management of pollution, as well as environmental policy and decision making regarding the positive and negative effects of the choices a person makes that affect his or her health. Principles of scientific inquiry are integrated throughout the course. 3 Credits

About the Instructor(s)

Paul D. Badger, Ph.D.
Department Head, Science
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Professor of Chemistry
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Coordinator, Laboratory Safety
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badger@rmu.edu
412-397-4032 phone
412-397-4075 fax
John Jay 214
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