|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.
Successfully complete lab safety induction prior to on-campus attendance. Achieve an overall percentage of 50% or more. Complete and submit all pieces of assessments. Attend and complete the mandatory Mini-Block.
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Mixed attendance|
|Census Date 26-Aug-2021|
|Face to face teaching 25-Sep-2021 to 01-Oct-2021|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Lars Henning|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner, Assoc. Professor Constantin Constantinoiu, Dr Paul Giacomin, Assoc. Professor Lars Henning, Assoc. Professor Wayne Melrose.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
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.