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Green Tip

Buying local and composting scraps are just a few of our tips for a green Thanksgiving

 

SPOTLIGHT

Green Campus Tour

Guided maps of sustainability initiatives at Temple University

Climate Action Plan

Temple became a signatory of the Presidents Climate Commitment in 2008 and again in 2016.

Annual Report

Find out about Temple’s progress toward a more sustainable future by reviewing our Annual Report

Environmental Health

School and Department: 
  • Health Professions and Social Work, College of
  • Public Health
Course Number: 
2102/5103
Category: 
Undergraduate
Graduate
Semester: 
Fall
Spring
Description: 

An introductory course incorporating not only the common concepts associated with environmental health (population dynamics, air pollution, water pollution, land pollution) but also emerging and controversial issues associated with environmental threats to human health, such as emerging diseases, global warming, and biological and chemical weapons. Emphasis is on biological, chemical, and physical sources of exposures, the effects on human health, and the methods of limiting exposures and effects.