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182.860.81 SPECIAL STUDIES SEMINAR IN OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE

Department:
Environmental Health Sciences
Term:
4th term
Credits:
1 credit
Academic Year:
2014 - 2015
Location:
Internet
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Contact:
Patrick Breysse
Course Instructor:

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Prerequisite:

Introduction to Online Learning.

Description:

Faculty, students, and guest speakers present scientific papers from the current and/or classic literature dealing with occupational and environmental hygiene professional practice and research. These presentations serve to integrate various courses taken as a part of the online MSPH in OEH program and to familiarize students with state-of-the-art practice procedures and guidelines.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Read and critically evaluate scientific papers
  2. Critique analytical methods in the public literature
  3. Describe the strengths and weaknesses of various methodological approaches used in the practice of occupational and environmental hygiene
Methods of Assessment:

Student evaluation is based on attendance (required), class participation and a short quiz given after each seminar.

Instructor Consent:

Consent required for some students

Consent Note:

Instructor consent is required for students not in the MSPH-PTIB Program

For consent, contact:

pbreysse@jhsph.edu