Fundamentals of Parasitology
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3
  • Lab: 3 (biweekly)

An introduction to the biology, morphology, and life cycles of parasitic protozoans, helminthes, and arthropods of humans and domestic animals. The nature of parasitism with an emphasis on form and function, biological, geographical distribution, transmission, ecology, zoonotic potential, health implications and prevention options will be examined for some common parasitic agents.

Additional Course Information
HE440H, HS308.

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Academic Planning Committee Revisions April 1, 2019: BI484 Prerequisite, contact hours and description revised; effective September 1, 2019.