NRES 598 XM6 - Experimental Graduate Courses - Princ Environmental Toxicology
Experimental course on a special topic in natural resources and environmental sciences. Course Information: May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours.
Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning (CITL) restrictions and assessments apply, see https://online.illinois.edu. Online scheduled class sessions require each student to have high speed internet access and either a headset with microphone or an external microphone and speakers so they may participate in the class discussions. Wireless internet is not recommended. This course is a comprehensive examination of environmental contaminant pathways into the environment, fate and effect of toxic substances resulting from human activities, and ecosystem effects of contaminants. Topics include an introduction to basic principles of toxicology, discussion of differences in species- response to toxicants, survey of major classes of toxicants, environmental exposures, toxicants in consumer products, and ecotoxicology. We will address research techniques for both human health and ecotoxicology, as well as measures to reduce exposure and remediate contaminated systems. Students will learn
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate