Animal Parasitology (BIOL 436.3)

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Syllabus / Public content Section Term Instructor
BIOL 436 01 September 2019 Neil Chilton
BIOL 436 01 September 2018
BIOL 436 01 September 2017
BIOL 436 01 September 2016


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.


BIOL 121 and 9 additional credit units of senior BIOL courses or permission of the instructor.


BIOL 302 (formerly BIOL 401) is recommended.

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