|Student Contribution Band:||Band 3|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
This subject includes a detailed study of the classification, epidemiology, morphology, life cycle, control, diagnosis and treatment of protozoal and helminthic infections in humans. The subject has an applied focus and deals with current and topical aspects of human parasitology. Laboratory techniques for routine clinical diagnosis of parasitic infection are a significant focus of the subject. Through human parasitology, we aim to assist students to become competent in understanding and addressing parasitological problems current in Australia, the Asia-Pacific region and throughout the world.
|Townsville, Limited, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
|Face to face teaching 30-Sep-2019 to 04-Oct-2019|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner, Assoc. Professor Constantin Constantinoiu, Assoc. Professor Wayne Melrose.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (40%); other exams (30%); assignments (30%).|
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.