2012 - 2013
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.
Undergraduate student enrollment is limited to upper level (4th year) students, with permission of the instructor required.
Introduction to the Risk Sciences and Public Policy (317.600)
Yes, with instructor consent
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail