HLS 665 (M1) - Bioterrorism, Biosecurity, and Biodefense

Bioterror, Biosecur, & Defense

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (01/21/2020 - 05/11/2020)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 56993
This course examines biowarfare, including biological, chemical, and radiological weapons. Historical, plausible, and novel weapons will be studied. Mechanisms of action, biological and societal impacts, detection, treatment and governmental strategies for biodefense will be investigated. Discussions will focus on surveillance and preparedness at the state and federal levels. Relevant aspects of the law will be presented and the bioethical challenges of anti-bioterror research will be explored. Prereq: HLS 410 or BMS 503.
Equivalent(s): BSCI 665
Only listed campus in section: Durham, Manchester
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE