CEE 498 PHO - Special Topics - Public Health Engineering
Subject offerings of new and developing areas of knowledge in civil and environmental engineering intended to augment the existing curriculum. See Class Schedule or departmental course information for topics and prerequisites. Course Information: 1 to 4 undergraduate hours. 1 to 4 graduate hours. May be repeated in the same or separate terms if topics vary.
Restricted to online non-degree, online MCS, online MSME and online MS CE students. Online & Continuing Education (OCE) restrictions and assessments apply, see http://www.oce.illinois.edu. For more details on this course section, please see http://online.engineering.illinois.edu/descriptions/fall2011.htm Public Health: history, science, politics and prevention; Basic principles of Epidemiology: types, methods and limitations. Basic principles of Toxicology, Infectious and Chronic Diseases, Social and Behavioral Factors in Public Health (Environmental Tobacco Smoke), Environmental Threats to Public Health - Waterborne pollution, Air Pollution, Solid and Hazardous Waste, Public health and Natural Disasters, Occupational Exposure, Risk Assessment and Management, Future of Public Health, Role of Engineering in Public Health.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate