Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

BIOL 4110 Parasitology

Prerequisite: BIOL 2108K

3-0-3

This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of classical parasitology, with emphasis on parasites of major medical/veterinary importance. Topics covered will include basic principles of parasitology, life cycles, epidemiology, host-parasite interactions, host-parasite population dynamics, drug treatments and vector control programs.

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