Courses Details

EHS653: Environmental Sampling and Analysis Laboratory

  • Graduate level
  • both Residential and OJOC
  • Winter term(s) for residential students;
  • 1-3 Credit Hour(s) for residential students;
  • Instructor(s): Zellers, Edward (Residential);
  • Prerequisites: EHS 652 or permission of instructor
  • Description: Laboratory and lecture course on equipment, instrumentation, methodologies, and strategies for measuring environmental chemical and microbiological contaminants. A primary emphasis is placed on air monitoring for human exposure assessment in the workplace and general environment. Dermal, surface, soil, and water contamination measurements are also covered. Lectures, laboratories, and demonstrations. Primarily for students in environmental health sciences with interests in occupational and ambient-environmental exposure assessments for regulatory compliance and epidemiologic risk estimation.