PHP 995 (M1) - Independent Study

Independent Study

Manchester   Health & Human Services :: Public Health
Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2023 - Summer Session I (05/22/2023 - 06/23/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 71084
Directed readings and other activities to explore a specific topic related to public health.
Section Comments: Title: Work Environment Policy
Instructor Approval Required. Contact Instructor for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 3 credits.
Campuses not allowed in section: CPS Online
Instructors: Karla Armenti

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/22/2023 6/23/2023 Hours Arranged TBA
Additional Course Details: 

Work Environment Policy and the Health of Workers

Overview of occupational safety and health policy in the U.S. Focus on the legal context, especially on OSHA, and provides an analytical framework for examining the role of social, economic, and political factors in the recognition and control of occupational hazards. Some attention to the more technical aspects of this field (e.g., industrial hygiene, ergonomics, general health and safety); emphasis on understanding current occupational health and safety policies and controversies.