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180.654.01 NANOTECHNOLOGY RISK ANALYSIS

Discontinued

Department:
Environmental Health Sciences
Term:
3rd term
Credits:
2 credits
Academic Year:
2012 - 2013
Location:
East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Wednesday,  10:00 - 11:50am

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Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Contact:
Ronald White
Course Instructor:
Prerequisite:

Introduction to the Risk Sciences and Public Policy (317.600)

Description:

Provides an overview of the issues and approaches in the application of environmental health risk assessment, risk management and risk perception/communication concepts to the use of engineered nanomaterials in technology and products.

Methods of Assessment:

Grading for the course will be based on the following components: final paper (40%); presentation (35%); and class participation (25%). Class participation will be assessed on both a qualitative and quantitative basis.

Enrollment Restriction:

Undergraduate student enrollment is limited to upper level (4th year) students, with permission of the instructor required.

Instructor Consent:

Consent required for some students

Consent Note:

Undergraduate student enrollment is limited to upper level (4th year) students, with permission of the instructor required.

For consent, contact:

rwhite@jhsph.edu

Jointly Offered With: