FSE 1105  Thanatochemistry credits: 2

This course is a survey of the basic principles of disinfection and preservation as they relate to embalming. Especially emphasized are the chemical principles involved in sanitation, disinfection, and embalming practice. The development and use of personal, professional, and community sanitation practices is addressed as well as use and precautions related to potentially harmful chemicals that are currently used in the field of funeral service.

Admission to: (FUNSE-AS and Pre or Corequisite: FSE 1150) and Prerequisite: (All general education courses and support classes completed or Permission of the Program: )