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Parasitology BISC 318 (3)

Ecology, morphology, and phylogeny of animal parasites (from protozoa to helminthes), including those of humans, domestic animals and wildlife. Lecture and lab topics include: parasite success, host-parasite interactions, principles of parasitic infections, parasite reproduction and transmission, as host responses and medical options for past and current parasite problems. Prerequisite: BISC 101, 102, and (BISC 204 or HSCI 212), all with a minimum grade of C-.