EEB 328 / WWS 490 (STL) na, npdf
Ecology and Epidemiology of Parasites and Infectious Diseases
ENROLLMENT BY APPLICATION OR INTERVIEW. DEPARTMENTAL PERMISSION REQUIRED.
Sample reading list:
Grenfell & Dobson, Infectious Diseases in Natural Populations (Cambridge Press)
Hudson et al., Ecology of Wildlife Diseases (Oxford Univ. Press)
Coombes, Claude, The Art of Being a Parasite (U. of Chicago)
Grading is based upon participation and performance in field laboratory work. Students are expected to write up lab reports and one final independent project.
Final Exam - 30%
Lab Reports - 40%
Other (See Instructor) - 30%
Open to Juniors Only.
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
EEB 321 and enrollment in the EEB Spring semester in tropical biology taught in Panama..