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The Biology Project - Toxicology

The Biology Project - Toxicology

Tutorials and quizzes on toxicology, covering "what a hazard is, where hazards can come from, how they affect humans, and methods to control hazards. You will also learn about careers in the environmental health sciences." Part of "The Biology Project - Chemicals and Human Health", http://www.biology.arizona.edu.

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Mahmood Nikbakhtzadeh
30 weeks ago
I teach Toxicology at the college level, and I found this Toxicology concise course a useful tool for my class. The course covers 11 topics within the toxicology course, and each topic comes with a problem set (a multiple choice question). As student click on each each, they find either the correct answer, or explanations which guide them towards finding the right answer. This short toxicology project is linked to a similar project on "Chemicals & Human Health", which is also another required topic in the toxicology course. I think this is a good one as a class assignment or to practice it in the class. I teach Toxicology in an online setting as well; therefore, this is a good approach to encourage learning and increase the participation rate in class activities.
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