BIOL 3270

Introductory Parasitology

(Lab Required) (Formerly ZOOL 3460, 022.346) General course covering major parasitic phyla: namely, Protozoa, Platyhelminthes, Aschelminthes, Acanthocephala, and Arthropoda. Emphasis will be on principles of parasitology. Prerequisite or concurrent requirement: BIOL 2200 (ZOOL 2600, 022.260) (C), or BIOL 2201 (ZOOL 2601), or consent of department.

Fall 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Jillian Detwiler
    CRN: 17176
    Lecture Location: 401 Biological Sciences
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 3: 10:30 AM–11:20 AM, M.W.F.
    Laboratory Location: W240 Duff Roblin
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, Th.

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Wesley Ogloff, MSc defense: “Climate change-related shifts in species interactions and diet in an Arctic marine ecosystem” — Tuesday, July 31 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Elise Couillard, MSc Defense: “Black-tailed prairie dog (Cynomys ludovicianus) awareness of neighbours' vigilance is spatially explicit” — Wednesday, August 1 at 8:45 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Muriel Magnaye, MSc Defense: “Growth and post-spawning survival in capelin (Mallotus villosus) on the northeast coast of Newfoundland” — Wednesday, August 15 at 11 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Gabrielle Grenier, MSc Defense: “Seasonal patterns of growth in Arctic Charr (Salvelinus alpinus L.); differences between morphs of Cumberland Sound populations” — Thursday, August 23 at noon, 304 Biological Sciences.