About The Course
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Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE LABORATORY II (182.619.19), a course offered by the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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Course Description

Uses laboratory and field methods and equipment to appraise occupational and environmental atmospheric conditions. Topics include gas and vapor sampling and analysis; use and calibration of direct reading field survey instruments for gases and vapors; and water sampling and analysis. Students will also conduct a field air sampling exercise and prepare a presentation to be given to the class. This course is part of a sequence of two courses (IH Lab I and II). IH Lab II is a companion course with additional laboratory exercises.

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Course Learning Objectives

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

  • Conduct air sampling for airborne gases and vapors
  • Describe adsorptive and absorptive sampling techniques
  • Select appropriate analytical techniques for air sample analysis
  • Conduct air sampling using direct-reading instruments
  • Write a professional report for air sample survey results

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Course Faculty
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Prerequisites

180.618 and College chemistry and physics

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Intended Audience

For PTIB MSPH students in EHS (follow up to 180.618 IH I)

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Grading Policy & Grading Restrictions

Grading Policy: Two written lab reports and a presentation.

Grading Restrictions: Letter grade

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Administrative Contact

Ana Rule
E-mail: arule@jhsph.edu

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