Next Generation Biosecurity: Responding to 21st Century Biorisks (FutureLearn)

Next Generation Biosecurity: Responding to 21st Century Biorisks (FutureLearn)

Añade tu reseña
Añadir a Mis FavoritosAñadido a tus favoritosEliminado de tus favoritos 0
Añadir para comparar

Descripción de “Next Generation Biosecurity: Responding to 21st Century Biorisks (FutureLearn)”

Learn about biosecurity, biosafety and bioethics, and why they’re vital – inside and outside of the lab. Explore biosecurity and learn how to respond to biological threats. Today’s world is facing more biological threats than ever, from mutations to antibiotic resistance to new diseases and increased access to engineered diseases. It’s vital that scientific research is being carried out safely to protect those who work in the lab as well as wider communities.

On this course you will get an introduction to these issues, exploring biosecurity, biological threats and how to counter them in your work. You will also learn about responding to biological challenges and learn to examine issues in the lab.

What topics will you cover?

– Introduction to biosecurity

– Biological threats and challenges

– Responding to biological challenges: what you can do inside the lab

– Responding to biological challenges: what is done outside the lab

– Responsible conduct of science: learning to critically examine security issues arising with the lab and formulate responses

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you’ll be able to…

– Understand and explain the need for laboratory biosafety and biosecurity, and what these entail

– Describe the biosecurity challenges facing the 21st century, especially as the revolution in life sciences continues

– Discuss how biosecurity policies, practices and guidelines are developed at international and national levels and how to contribute to these processes

– Identify areas of security and ethical concern within the life sciences and reflect on strategies and approaches to deal with them as they arise

– Summarise what it means to be safe in the lab, how to apply these principles and what to expect from others to keep you and the community safe from accidental and deliberate actions

Especificaciones: Next Generation Biosecurity: Responding to 21st Century Biorisks (FutureLearn)

Curso ofrecido por
Disponibilidad

✔ Disponible

Plataforma

Universidad

Impartido por

Brett Edwards Kathryn Millett

País

United Kingdom

Nivel, duración y fechas
Nivel

No informado

Fecha

04/05/2020

Duración

6 semanas

Tiempo necesario

4 horas/semana

Idioma del curso
Idioma vehicular

Inglés

Subtítulos

No informado

Exámenes y Certificados
Certificados

Certificado de Pago

Exámenes/Proyectos

Con Examen/Proyecto Final

User Reviews

0.0 fuera de 5
0
0
0
0
0
Write a review

Aún no hay reseñas.

Se el primero en opinar sobre “Next Generation Biosecurity: Responding to 21st Century Biorisks (FutureLearn)”

Tu dirección de correo electrónico no será publicada. Los campos obligatorios están marcados con *

Antes de enviar tu opinión, has de aceptar nuestra política de cookies y privacidad

Next Generation Biosecurity: Responding to 21st Century Biorisks (FutureLearn)
Next Generation Biosecurity: Responding to 21st Century Biorisks (FutureLearn)

Este sitio web utiliza cookies para un correcto funcionamiento. Si continúas navegando estás dando tu consentimiento para estas cookies y aceptas nuestra política de cookies, clic para más información.

ACEPTAR
Aviso de cookies
Comparar artículos
  • Total (0)
Comparar
0