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Environmental Health for Secondary Teachers
ENV HLTH TEACH
CLASS CODE: HS 300 CREDITS:  3
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: HEALTH SCIENCE
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: Introduction to the field of environmental health. This course investigates the impact on our environment of water pollution, air pollution, solid and hazardous waste, resource recovery and reuse, energy sources, and population and how the environment impacts personal health. It is designed to prepare teachers for classroom teaching.
TAUGHT: Fall, Winter
CONTENT AND TOPICS:
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: Students will: 1) identify energy resources and understand the sustainability of energy supplies, 2) demonstrate a knowledge of geographical and aquatic ecology, 3) recognize the dynamics of population growth, 4) maintain a professional awareness concerning the conservation of our resources and waste management, 5) prepare teachers for the classroom, 6) demonstrate a knowledge of air quality, air pollution, and global warming, and 7) incorporate a knowledge of mineral and soil resources.
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2003