Duke Immerse: 

A signature education initiative of Duke University

Oceans & Health

Oceans, Human and Environmental Health

ENVIRON 308A-01 LEC (6829)

Examining human and environmental health concerns in conjunction with environmental water quality and disease transmission, this course studies the ecosystem services provided by marine environments that are valuable to both human and environmental health. This course will study, for example, the value of coral reefs as sites for tourism, fishing, storm protection, and critical habitat for marine organisms, as well as their sensitivity to human impacts.

Duke Immerse participants only; instructor consent is required.

Instructor: Dana Hunt, PhD


Fall 2019

Crosslisting Numbers: 
  • GLHLTH 308A-01 LEC (8176)
  • BIO 308A-01 LEC (8177)
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