|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
Advanced aspects of the aetiology, pathogenesis, treatment and diagnosis of infectious and parasitic diseases of medical and veterinary importance will be presented. The major emphasis will be the mechanisms of microbial and parasitic pathogenicity in the different body systems. Antimicrobial and antiparasitic chemotherapy and susceptibility testing in the control of infectious disease and the role of the diagnostic microbiology laboratory will be discussed in detail.
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Ellen Ariel|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner, Assoc. Professor Brenda Govan, Assoc. Professor Ellen Ariel.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50%); assignments (50%).|
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