This course is a study of the parasites which infect man. Analyses of the morphology life cycles, staining characteristics, geographical habitats, and immunological characteristics will be carried out. Specimen source, collection, storage, transportation, and processing will be discussed. Relationship of parasitic findings to disease stages will be considered. Three-hour lecture, two-hour lab. Prerequisite: C- or better in BIO 20704 and BIO 21304. Fall alternate years.
Offered On Demand for 4 Semester hours.