ES504

Environmental Health and Natural Hazards
Year / Semester: 
1st Year

BLOCK 1
HEALTH CONCEPTS
Unit 1 : Health – Environment
Unit 2 : Population Growth
Unit 3 : Epidemiology
Unit 4 : Community Health

BLOCK 2
HEALTH HAZARDS
Unit 5 : Radiation Hazards
Unit 6 : Chemical Hazards – Air
Unit 7 : Chemical – Water
Unit 8 : Public Health and Environmental Toxicology

BLOCK 3
HAZARDS CONTROL, MITIGATION AND POLICY
Unit 9 : Air Quality Issues
Unit 10 : Water Sanitation
Unit 11 : Public Health Issues
Unit 12 : Occupational Health Issues
Unit 13 : Industrial Accidents
Unit 14 : Toxic and Chemical Waste
Unit 15 : Vector Control

BLOCK 4
NATURAL HAZARDS
Unit 16 : Volcanoes
Unit 17 : Earth Quakes and Tsunamis
Unit 18 : Hill slopes, Land Slides, Snowy Mountains
Unit 19 : Floods, Cyclones, Droughts

BLOCK 5
ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AND AWARENESS
Unit 20 : Need and Scope of Environmental Education
Unit 21 : Need and Scope of Environmental Awareness
Unit 22 :Environmental Awareness Programmes