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2014-2015 University Catalog 
    
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BS 308 - Human Parasitology


Survey of the geographic distribution, incidence, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, control, and immunology of important parasitic diseases in humans. Emphasis is placed on relationship of culture and social customs to the life cycles of the parasites. Class discussions and presentations will focus on ethical implications of diagnoses, as well as related Western interventions in developing countries.
2 lecture/3 lab hrs

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: BS 104 or BS 131, and CH 102 or CH 112 or CH 109)

Credits: 3