Oct 28, 2020  
2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University 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.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: BS 119 and BS 120 or BS 133 and BS 135 or BS 137, and CH 102 or CH 112 or CH 109)

Credits: 3