TOXICOLOGY SEMINAR Syllabus

187.861.01 | AY 2012-2013 - 1st Term | 2 Credit(s)
  • Contact Information
  • Course Learning Objectives

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

    • Read and critically evaluate scientific papers
    • Assess new methodological approaches in the area of biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology and genomics
    • Analyze pathways of toxicity at the molecular, cellular and tissue levels
  • Course Description

    Students, postdoctoral trainees, and faculty in EHS present scientific papers from the current literature dealing with biochemical and molecular mechanisms of toxicity agents.

  • Intended Audience

    TOX students in EHS

  • Methods of Assessment

    Grading Policy: Student evaluation is based on class participation.

    Grading Restrictions: Pass and Fail

  • Prerequisites

    187.610 (previous or concurrent)

  • Academic Ethics Code

    The code, discussed in the Policy and Procedure Memorandum for Students, March 31, 2002, will be adhered to in this class:

    Students enrolled in the Bloomberg School of Public Health of The Johns Hopkins University assume an obligation to conduct themselves in a manner appropriate to the University's mission as an institution of higher education. A student is obligated to refrain from acts which he or she knows, or under the circumstances has reason to know, impair the academic integrity of the University. Violations of academic integrity include, but are not limited to: cheating; plagiarism; knowingly furnishing false information to any agent of the University for inclusion in the academic record; violation of the rights and welfare of animal or human subjects in research; and misconduct as a member of either School or University committees or recognized groups or organizations.

  • Disability Support Services

    If you are a student with a documented disability who requires an academic accommodation, please contact Betty H. Addison in the Office of Student Life Services: baddison@jhsph.edu, 410-955-3034, or 2017 E. Monument Street.