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TOX Undergraduate Courses, Corvallis Campus

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Top TOX 360 THE WORLD OF POISONS (3)  Offered in current or future terms Baccalaureate Core Course
Provides a basic understanding of how we are exposed and respond to chemicals, examples of human diseases associated with toxic insult, the role of technology and the interface of society and toxicology in risk perception and legislation. (Bacc Core Course) PREREQS: One 3-credit course in chemistry or one 3-credit course in biology.

Top TOX 401 RESEARCH (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top TOX 405 READING AND CONFERENCE (1-16) 
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top TOX 411 FUNDAMENTALS OF TOXICOLOGY (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Introduction to the discipline of toxicology. Examination of the basic concepts that define how chemicals are absorbed, distributed, metabolized, and eliminated by the body. Overview of associated dose/response relations. PREREQS: (BB 350* [D-] or BB 450* [D-] or BB 490* [D-] )

Top TOX 413 ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY AND RISK ASSESSMENT (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Procedures for defining exposure and the use of toxicological data in defining risk assessment. Recent application of mechanistic concepts are reviewed. PREREQS: TOX 411 [D-]

Top TOX 429 TOXIC SUBSTANCES IN FOOD (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Toxicology and epidemiology of human exposures to pesticides and food toxicants. PREREQS: (BB 350* [D-] or BB 450* [D-] or BB 490* [D-] )

Top TOX 430 CHEMICAL BEHAVIOR IN THE ENVIRONMENT (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Applications of chemical concepts in the definition and solution of pollution problems; analytical considerations, thermodynamic factors influencing movement of chemicals, physical and metabolic transformations occurring in the environment. PREREQS: (CH 123 [D-] or CH 331 [D-] ) and senior standing

Top TOX 435 GENES AND CHEMICALS IN AGRICULTURE: VALUE AND RISK (3)  Offered in current or future terms Baccalaureate Core Course
A multidisciplinary course that examines the scientific, social, political, economic, environmental, and ethical controversies surrounding agricultural and natural resource biotechnologies. Lec/rec. CROSSLISTED as FES 435/FES 535, FES 435H, MCB 535. (Bacc Core Course) PREREQS: One quarter each of biology and chemistry helpful but not essential.

Top TOX 435H GENES AND CHEMICALS IN AGRICULTURE: VALUE AND RISK (3)  Baccalaureate Core Course
A multidisciplinary course that examines the scientific, social, political, economic, environmental, and ethical controversies surrounding agricultural and natural resource biotechnologies. Lec/rec. CROSSLISTED as BI 435H, FS 435H. (Bacc Core Course) PREREQS: One quarter each of biology and chemistry helpful but not essential. Honors College approval required.

Top TOX 455 ECOTOXICOLOGY: AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Focuses on transport, fate, and effects of toxic substances in freshwater ecosystems. There is special emphasis on impacts on fish. PREREQS: CH 331 [D-]

Top TOX 490 ENVIRONMENTAL FORENSIC CHEMISTRY (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Principles of Good Laboratory Practice Standards, methodology, utility and limitations of chemical forensic methods as applied to real investigations. PREREQS: One year of college chemistry and one term of organic chemistry.

Top TOX 499 SPECIAL TOPICS (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.



 
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