Acerca de este Curso
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57 calificaciones
17 revisiones
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Horas para completar

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Sugerido: 3 weeks of study, 2-5 hours/week...
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Inglés (English)

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100 % en línea

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Fechas límite flexibles

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Nivel principiante

Nivel principiante

Horas para completar

Aprox. 4 horas para completar

Sugerido: 3 weeks of study, 2-5 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
4 horas para completar

The air we breathe

The air we breathe is full of particles and gases. Some occur naturally, but many are the result of human activities. This first module will look into what air pollution is, where it comes from and what it does to our lungs and the rest of our body....
Reading
4 videos (Total 25 minutos), 4 readings, 3 quizzes
Video4 videos
Peter Møller: Sources and Composition of Air Pollution7m
Peter Moller: What Happens in the Lungs?7m
Peter Moller: What Happens in the Rest of the Body?7m
Reading4 lecturas
UN Sustainable Development Goals30m
Want to know more? Air pollution sourcess
Want to know more? Counseling patients using the Air Quality Health Index25m
Want to know more? Emerging hazards and improved understanding of risk45m
Quiz3 ejercicios de práctica
Sources and Composition of Air Pollution6m
What Happens in the Lungs?6m
What Happens in the Rest of the Body?6m
Semana
2
Horas para completar
3 horas para completar

Outdoor air pollution

Outdoor air pollution affects all of us – no matter where we are on the Globe. But there are big differences in air pollution levels from one country to another, from rural to urban areas, from city to city, and even from one side of the street to the other. Though all people are affected, some people are more vulnerable to the damaging health effects of air pollution than others. This module will explain about how we can study health effects of exposure to outdoor air pollution in diverse population groups. We will also look at what we can do to fight outdoor pollution – and cope with it....
Reading
4 videos (Total 31 minutos), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
Video4 videos
Zorana J. Andersen: Vulnerable Groups8m
Zorana J. Andersen: The Global Burden7m
Steffen Loft: What Can We Do about Outdoor Air Pollution?8m
Reading1 lecturas
WHO: Urban Health30m
Quiz4 ejercicios de práctica
Epidemiological Principles of Air Pollution6m
Vulnerable Groups6m
The Global Burden6m
What Can We Do about Outdoor Air Pollution?6m
Semana
3
Horas para completar
2 horas para completar

Indoor air pollution

Most people spend most of their time indoors. The building envelope traps and accumulates pollution from both indoor and outdoor sources. This module will explain about health effects of indoor use of solid fuel as a particularly important source in large parts of the world, as well as of other sources of indoor air pollution. You will also learn about what you can do to improve the air quality in your home....
Reading
2 videos (Total 21 minutos), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
Video2 videos
Steffen Loft: Tight Buildings12m
Reading2 lecturas
WHO: Indoor Air Pollution30m
EPA: Fundamentals of Indoor Air Quality in Buildings30m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Solid Fuel in Households6m
Tight Buildings6m
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Dirección de la carrera

50%

comenzó una nueva carrera después de completar estos cursos
Beneficio de la carrera

40%

consiguió un beneficio tangible en su carrera profesional gracias a este curso

Principales revisiones

por ESMay 27th 2018

First online course. Great lectures. good quizes. The discussions also are essential and important. Hope to do more courses.

por HJJan 12th 2018

Good course to know about the air pollution threat and effects on health

Instructores

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Steffen Loft

Head of Department
Department of Public Health
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Peter Møller

Professor
Department of Public Health
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Zorana Jovanovic Andersen

Associate Professor
Department of Public Health

Acerca de University of Copenhagen

The University of Copenhagen is the oldest University in Denmark - founded in 1479, and with over 38,000 students and more than 9,000 employees. The purpose of the University is to conduct research and provide education to the highest academic level. Based in Denmark's capital city it is one of the top research institutions in Europe. ...

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