Sep 25, 2021  
2020-2021 College of Liberal Arts (Admitted Fall 2020/Spring 2021) 
    
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BIOL 330 - Emerging Infectious Disease

4 credits
Scientific advances in the late 19th and early 20th centuries resulted in the prevention and control of many infectious diseases, particularly in industrialized nations. Despite these improvements in health, outbreaks of infectious diseases continue to occur and new infections continue to emerge, some with devastating effects. This course will address trends in infectious diseases, analyze factors contributing to disease emergence, and discuss the development and implementation of prevention and control measures. Relevant topics in microbial pathogenesis and transmission, as well as important aspects of international health will also be addressed. Prerequisite: BIOL 103  OR BIOL 252   OR BIOL 348 . Equivalent to PH 330 . CLA-Writing Intensive



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