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An introduction to the toxic effects of contaminants on non- human organisms, types of contaminants impacting ecosystems, fate and transport of contaminants in the environment, effects of contaminants at various levels of biological organization ranging from biochemical reactions in the cell to ecosystem function, and ecological risk assessment.

Credit hours:
Prerequisites or Corequisites:

Not open to students with credit in FISH(EHSC)(ECOL)(ENTO)(VPHY)(PHRM) 8350 or ENTO(EHSC) 4060/6060

Prerequisite: BIOL 1108-1108L and CHEM 2211

Other information:

Not offered on a regular basis.

Course name:
Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology