Skip Navigation

Course Catalog

182.620.19 OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH I

Department:
Environmental Health Sciences
Term:
Winter Inst. term
Credits:
2 credits
Academic Year:
2012 - 2013
Location:
East Baltimore
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Contact:
Jacqueline Agnew
Course Instructors:

Visit the CoursePlus site for this course

Description:

Lectures, discussions, and visits to various industrial sites present approaches to evaluating the industrial environment, including industrial process, hazards, organization, and management structure. Stresses the importance of interdisciplinary cooperation in the development of occupational health programs, with reference to the workplace in the next decade. Student evaluation based on attendance (particularly site visits), class participation, an oral team presentation, and a written individual report. This course is part of a sequence of two courses (OH I and II). OH II is a companion course that will contain additional site visits and lectures.

Methods of Assessment:

Oral team presentation and written individual report

Instructor Consent:

Consent required for all students

Consent Note:

Consent required for all students.

For consent, contact:

jagnew@jhsph.edu

Special Comments:

First in a two-part course offering. Students have to complete both courses.