HE278 Human Health and Environment

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Examines the relationship between the environment and human health. Focuses on issues such as persistent environmental contaminants, environmental toxins, chemical exposures, climate change and accompanying disease outbreaks. Includes a strong emphasis on personal decision making. Recommend: (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide).

Credits:
3.00
Registration:
you will need the CRN to register.
Fees:
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Materials:
classes marked with $0 or <$40 use low cost materials. Cost does not include art supplies, calculators, fees, and equipment.
Class type:
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List of classes for HE278 Human Health and Environment
CRN Location & type Days & time Dates Seats available Materials More info
31440 Web

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From June 22 through September 5, 2020
Textbooks for CRN 31440
Instructor: Lisa D Regan Vienop
Tuition: credit Fees: $20
For information, contact the department at 971-722-7327 (Division).

Course details: CRN 31440

Course materials

Textbooks

Find out which textbooks are required for this course.

Proctored exams and activities:

There are no proctored exams and activities.

Other in-person and on-campus activities:

There are no other in-person and on-campus activities.

Technology:

 No required zoom meetings

Instructor comments:

 Required textbooks include: 

1) McCally, M. (Ed.). (2002). Life support: The environment and human health. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.

You can purchase this as a paper book or an electronic text that you can access for free. You can access it through the PCC library. 

2) A World of Health: Connecting People, Place and Planet, published by Northwest Earth Institute

Web course information

No show policy
Your instructor can mark you as a "no show" if you do not participate in your class during the first week. This will remove you from the class. It is important to log in as soon as the class starts to see what the participation requirements are.
Web & Remote Teaching Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the quick guide to Online Learning technical requirements.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities taking Web based classes please visit the Disability Services website.
Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learning:
Before you take your first online class at PCC, you must complete the start guide for online learning. The start guide will help you decide if online classes are right for you. Once you complete the start guide, you will be eligible to register for online classes.

The Start Guide is not required for Hybrid or Remote Courses but strongly recommended. To learn more, go to https://www.pcc.edu/osg