OCCH 626 Basics: Physical Health Hazards (3 credits)

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Offered by: Occupational Health (Faculty of Medicine)

Administered by: Graduate Studies

Overview

Occupational Health & Hygiene : Basics of hearing conservation, health effects of electromagnetism, ionizing radiation safety and ventilation controls. For each of these agents, basic properties, mechanisms of action, health effects, engineering control methods, exposure standards and safety measures are studied. Basic ventilation strategies for industry are also covered.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Paul Heroux (Winter)