Environmental Health Certificate
Tentative course schedule
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- Summer 2013
HPE 4665/5665 Environmental Health Science -- 3 unit(s)
Comprehensive survey of the interaction between human health and the quality and state of the natural environment. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Same as ENV SCI 4665/5665).
Same as ENV SCI 4665/5665
Course details and enrollment information
- Fall 2013
HPE 4186/5186 Studies in Environmental Epidemiology -- 3 unit(s)
Systemic approach to study of human diseases emphasizing common physical disorders afflicting humans. Emphasis on developmental disorders, inheritance, cardiovascular disease, cancer, infectious diseases and other common diseases. Current trends in diagnosis, treatment and preventive measures. Prerequisite(s): HPE 3112 or both BIOL 3101 and BIOL 3102; junior standing.
- Spring 2014
HPE 4186/5186 Studies in Health Promotion: Human Pathophysiology for Health Promotion -- 3 unit(s)
Knowledge and skills related to community organizing, coalition building, conflict resolution, political action and policy development as these processes relate to public health and health promotion. Prerequisite(s): junior standing.
- Summer 2014
HPE 3689/6289 Seminar in Health Promotion: Determinants of Environmental Health -- 3 unit(s)
The social, economic and individual determinants of environmental health will be examined through an integrative, ecological model that seeks to understand environmental health concerns from both a contextual (societal, policy, the built environment) and an individual perspective (race, gender, age, genetics). Prerequisites, UNI students: junior standing for HPE 3689; graduate student standing for HPE 6289
- Fall 2014
HPE 4666/5666 Environmental and Occupational Health Regulations -- 3 unit(s)
Overview of environmental and occupational safety laws applied to the practice of environmental science. Emphasis on application of the legislation with a focus on regulations. Includes major environmental laws such as the National Environmental Policy Act, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act and the Occupational Safety and Health Act. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Same as ENV SCI 4666/5666).
Same as ENV SCI 4666/5666