Subject: Biology
Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 2 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours and 3 Practicum/Lab hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Biology


Deals with helminths, arthropods and protozoa of people, domestic and wild animals, and birds. Examples from these parasite and host types will be used to illustrate important concepts, including basic structure and function, life cycles, ecology, biogeography, individual and population level host-parasite-environment relationships, epizootiology and parasite control strategies.

Prerequisite(s): BIOL 121 and 9 additional credit units of senior BIOL courses or permission of the instructor.
Note: BIOL 302 (formerly BIOL 401) is recommended.

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