1.083 Environmental Health Engineering and Biology


Class Info

Considers human health issues associated with environmental engineering for air, land, and water. Topics include the fundamental and applied aspects of biological and microbial processes in natural and engineered systems, including microbial metabolisms, water quality, ecological assessment, and wastewater treatment; the interaction between humans and chemicals in the environment including toxicology, exposure pathways, and risk assessment; treatment technologies; and the basis for environmental regulation of chemical exposure. Case studies illustrate concepts and issues. Concurrent enrollment in 1.080 and 1.107 recommended.

This class has 1.061 as a prerequisite.

1.083 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by J. Thompson.

Lecture occurs 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 48-308.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

In the Spring 2014 Subject Evaluations, 1.083 was rated 5.0 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the MIT - Current Undergraduate Courses site.

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