College of Public Health students graduating

CPH 620

Course Information

Credit Hours: 3

Occupational and Environmental Health II

CPH 620 addresses advanced theories and practices of identifying, assessing, and controlling occupational and environmental hazards that may adversely affect the health of communities and working populations. The course emphasizes harmful effects of non-chemical hazards, such as radiation, noise, hypoxia, and physical agents that lead to morbidity and mortality. However, evaluation and control measures will cover many types of hazardous exposures, including those from chemical exposures. Prereq: CPH 601.