May 11, 2021  
2020-2021 University Catalog 
    
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PC 315 - Introduction to Toxicology


This course introduces the basic principles of the effects of toxic substances on biological systems, including consideration of the history, scope, and applications of toxicology, toxicant exposure, the mechanisms of toxic action, some major types of toxicants, and fundamental methods of toxicology studies. Students will apply the basic principles of toxicology to evaluate the safety risks in preclinical, environmental, and forensic studies and practices.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: BS 206 or BS 311, CH346 or RX330, or permission by instructors) 

(Special Registration Restrictions: U3 and P1 and above)

Credits: 2