Principles of Parasitism

★ 3 (fi 6) (first term, 3-3s-0) An introduction to protozoan, helminth and arthropod parasites of animals; principles of host and parasite adaptations, host defense, pathology, epidemiology, and ecology, and control of parasitic infections. Seminar section will focus on specific parasites and case studies. Prerequisite: a 200-level Biological Sciences course (ZOOL 250 and IMIN 200 recommended).