The University of St. Thomas

Emerging Infectious Diseas/LAB
Title:Emerging Infectious Diseas/LAB
Course Number:467
College:College of Arts & Sciences
Instructor:Manske, Jill M
Time:1330 - 1730
Location:Owens Science Hall St Paul
Room:OWS 389
Credit Hours Start Date End Date Days Available Enrollment Maximum
0 09/03 12/19 -  -  -   R  - 12 0 12
Course Description:
This course focuses on emerging infectious diseases from many different perspectives with particular attention to the ways in which human behavior is altering the ecology of infectious disease transmission, thereby promoting emergence of these diseases as a major global health threat. The course will be a seminar format designed aournd case studies, discussion, guest speakers, and student projects. Laboratory will consist of an independent research project done in collaboration with the professor and peers. Four laboratory hours per week. Prerequisite: Two biology courses at the 300-level or above