180.610.01 | AY 2013-2014 - 2nd Term | 4 Credit(s)
TTh 8:30:00 AM
  • Contact Information
    Ernst Spannhake
    Katelyn Stafford
    Location: E7645
  • Course Learning Objectives

    Information not required for this course type

  • Course Description
    Utilizes the concepts, principles and applications of the natural and social science disciplines that form the basis of environmental health to address a series of selected issues of current importance. In a case-study format, students learn and work as members of a group to investigate the driving forces that underlie these issues and explore the values of various strategies of assessment and intervention. Assignments include individual written work and group presentations based upon search of the current literature. Focus is on classroom discussion and the critical evaluation of approaches to environmental health practice. Integrates the practical experiences of students in the class wherever possible.
  • Intended Audience
    The targeted audience is EHS degree candidates.
  • Methods of Assessment
    Grading is based on written work and contributions to group and class participation.
  • Prerequisites
    180.609.01 Principles of Environmental Health I
  • Course Schedule

    Please see the course Session for a full list of dates and items for this course.

  • Academic Ethics Code

    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.

  • Contact Information(from old syllabus)

    Stacy Woods

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