182.640.01 Food and Water Borne Diseases
- Environmental Health and Engineering
- 3rd term
- 3 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2012 - 2013
- East Baltimore
- Class Times:
- Tu Th, 1:30 - 2:50pm
Discusses food- and water-borne intoxicants and infections, diseases linked to eating and drinking, and prevention of food and water-borne diseases. Topics include transmission of disease via food and water, disease processes in food- and water-related illness, microbial toxins, mycotoxins, chemical toxins, bacterial infections (salmonellosis, shigellosis, vibrio, listeria, etc.) virus and parasitic infections, organizing safe food and water supplies, and issues in food and water safety.
- Methods of Assessment:
Student evaluation based on mid-term and final exams.
- Instructor Consent:
Consent required for some students
- Consent Note:
Consent required for undergraduate students.
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