PCL483H1: Interdisciplinary Toxicology

Previous Course Number: 
PCL473Y1
Hours: 
24L

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.

Prerequisite: 

( PCL201H1, PCL302H1, PCL362H1) or Permission of the Course Coordinator

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