Univerzita Mateja Bela v Banskej Bystrici

Environmental Health

Environmental Health

To get basic information on environmental health. To inform on effective tools of health promotion and environmental diseases prevention. To learn identify environmental health risks and prognoses future development and trend of health status of people. Subject annotation: Environmental Health and Public Health. Man and environment (influences and effects). Diseases prevention – actual state and perspectives, infectious diseases prevention, nutrition and diseases prevention – cardiovascular, respiratory and oncology diseases. Methods of population health study, Health statistics, Health Risk Assessment, Environmental compartments and their influence on health – chemical, physical and biological hazards.


Course title: Environmental Health

Number of credits: 4

Course duration: 20. 9. 2021 – 18. 12. 2021 (Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday, 9:00 – 15:00, weekly)

Maximum capacity: 25 students

Language: English

Lecturer: Ing. Katarína Trnková, PhD.

Learning hours26 hours (2 hours per week)

Methodology: e-learning course (MS Teams and Moodle)


Anita Dienešová, anita.dienesova@umb.sk 
Petra Žaludová, petra.zaludova@umb.sk 

Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica