TV5130 - Advances in Veterinary Parasitology
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences (pre 2015)
Available to graduate students with a degree in Veterinary Science (other appropriately
trained graduates may enrol at the discretion of the Director of the Australian Institute
of Tropical Veterinary and Animal Science).
Comprehensive review of the tropical parasitic diseases of importance in veterinary
medicine. Major groups of protozoan, helminth and arthropod parasites of domestic
and companion animals are examined with emphasis on diagnosis, epidemiology, control
- critically evaluate research papers and reviews on parasitological topics and present
conclusions as seminars/reports;
- understand current knowledge of pathogenic mechanisms of parasitic diseases;
- On completion of this subject the participants should be able to:;
- develop plans for the management and control of parasitic diseases using integrated
- apply modern technologies to diagnosis and treatment of parasitic diseases.
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Assoc. Professor Constantin Constantinoiu
||presentations (50%); assignments (50%).
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