ENV430H1: Environment and Health in Vulnerable Populations

Hours

24S

The seminar introduces students to a wide range of topics and issues as they relate to the environment and health of vulnerable populations. Through readings and discussion, students will explore the potential health effects of exposures in children and other vulnerable populations to a variety of chemical and physical agents in both the indoor and outdoor environments. A number of case studies or topics will be examined to exemplify why certain populations may be especially vulnerable to various environmental hazards. Issues related to equity and justice will also be examined.

Prerequisite
ENV341H1, or permission of the instructor.
Distribution Requirements
Science
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Living Things and Their Environment (4)
Mode of Delivery
In Class