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2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog 
2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIOL 3820 - Marine Pollution

This course introduces the student to the effects of pollutants on biota, mostly aquatic, but also the effects of biota on pollutants. By the end of the course, students should understand the principles of toxicology and ecotoxicology, eutrophication and climate change, appreciate the role of lab-based bioassays, field studies, and epidemiology, have a general understanding of risk assessment, and be able to read, understand, and evaluate primary literature in the field.

Credit Hours: 4
Lecture Hours: 3 Lab Hours: 3

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Prerequisites: BIOL1108 >= C and CHEM1212 >= C
Repeat Status: Yes
Level Restrictions: Undergraduate Semester
Schedule Type: Lecture/Supervised Lab/Clinic

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