PCL473Y1: Interdisciplinary Toxicology

Hours: 
48L

This course explores several contemporary topics in biomedical and environmental toxicology with emphasis on how chemicals affect human health.  Lectures cover principles of toxicology, the mechanisms of toxicity of a wide variety of toxic agents and the associated toxicities, methodologies used to examine chemical toxicities, risk assessment, and the applications of toxicology. Not eligible for CR/NCR option.

Prerequisite: 

BCH210H1, PCL201H1, PCL302H1, PCL362H1 or Permission of the Course Coordinator

Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Living Things and Their Environment (4)