2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Mar 19, 2019  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENV-203 Air Quality Testing


Credits: 3
Contact Hours: Lec 3
This course provides an overview in which environmental science and protection technicians can study the impacts of air pollution and its regulations and reduction techniques. Topics will include the sources of selected air pollutants and source identification tools, chemical transformation and removal processes of the pollutants, characteristics of particulate matter (PM), measurement techniques of concentrations, particlesize distributions, and deposition. Regulations, exposure routes, human health effects, epidemiology, and risk are presented with discussions of environmental science and protection technician’s role within the assessment and remediation process. Prerequisite(s): Grade of “C” or better in CHM 101 , ENV 205  and PLS 255 .