|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||School of Veterinary & Biomedical 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.
|Prerequisites:||MI3021 OR MI3421|
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal|
|Census Date 25-Aug-2011|
|Coordinator:||Professor Ellen Ariel|
|Lecturer:||Dr Graham Burgess.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50%); assignments (50%).|
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