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Climate change is one of the greatest threats to human health in the 21st century. Yet these impacts to health are still not well recognized. Since you can’t change what you don’t understand, this course is designed to equip health and environmental professionals, as well as other changemakers and the public, with critical and usable knowledge to take positive action. The course begins with an introduction to the science of climate change and how climate change affects human health. It takes a deep dive into climate change’s adverse health effects, including those related to extreme heat, waterborne infections, insect-borne diseases, and exposure to storms and floods. Throughout, the theme of health equity is interwoven by pointing to what factors make some populations more vulnerable than others to climate change’s negative health impacts. Finally, the course explains how measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions can not only limit future climate change but can also generate substantial immediate health “co-benefits” over and above the benefit of reducing climate change. Following completion of the course, students will be able to: · At an introductory level, describe how the climate has changed, explain the role of greenhouse gases in climate change, and describe how the climate is predicted to change in the future. · Describe how climate change adversely impacts population health, with differing vulnerability across population sub-groups, through direct effects; through ecosystem transformation and degradation; and through the stress it places on political, economic, and social systems. · Explain how adaptation and mitigation strategies can reduce adverse health impacts of climate change and can generate substantial non-climate health benefits in a just and equitable manner....


Dec 12, 2020

I really enjoyed this course. The complex terms are well explained and the examples and information provided is easy to digest. It really makes you look at the world in a whole different way.

Jun 18, 2020

Very insightful course about fundamentals of climate, climate change, health effects related to air pollution, highlighted statistics, co-beneftis etc. Thank you for this Yale University.


76 - Introduction to Climate Change and Health 的 100 个评论(共 133 个)

创建者 Nalin _

Jul 30, 2021

You are a very good lecture and a very good content

创建者 Hashif M

Jun 23, 2020

Comprehensive Course on Climate Change and Impacts

创建者 Rafael A P S

Apr 21, 2021

Excelente curso, recomendado!!! Muchas gracias.

创建者 Harris C

Feb 3, 2021

Fundamentals are explained simply and clearly.


Sep 14, 2020

It was a great learning with this Coursera

创建者 Vyshiali S

Jun 11, 2020

Very very interesting and enjoyed learning


Oct 15, 2020

excellent materials, excellent instructor

创建者 Anne L G

Sep 1, 2020

Well-organized, clear and concise course

创建者 Aw Z Y

May 21, 2020

Good course, easy to follow throughout.

创建者 Reema A

Jul 5, 2020

so good and so helpful! I had a blast.

创建者 Anyelle M

Aug 5, 2020

Great course! I loved the experience.


Mar 4, 2021

It's amazing and interesting coarse.

创建者 Abhishek D G

Sep 29, 2020

This course was very helpful for me

创建者 Solomon O

Dec 22, 2021

I​ find this course satisfactory.

创建者 Aditya V

Sep 16, 2021

V​ery imformative and loved it

创建者 Judith F

Jul 14, 2020

Wonderful course, thank you!!

创建者 MD. T R

Jun 28, 2020

Slow-paced but informative.

创建者 Faiza K

May 2, 2020

Good course for beginners!!


Jul 27, 2020

Highly informative course!

创建者 18CE017 R

Jun 23, 2020

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创建者 Deleted A

Mar 31, 2021

really good course !!!

创建者 Esdras S

Jul 11, 2020

Very important field!

创建者 Mallika J

Jun 7, 2020

i thank the professor


Aug 31, 2020

not got certificate

创建者 Wilian A L

Jul 13, 2020

O curso é incrível.