Course Schedule - Fall 17

     

EBIO 331 001 (CRN: 17048)

BIOLOGY OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Long Title: BIOLOGY OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Department: Biosciences
Instructor: Rudolf, Volker
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:50AM MWF ABL 123 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Distribution Group: Distribution Group III
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisites: EBIO 213
Section Max Enrollment: 99
Section Enrolled: 33
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 99
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 41
Enrollment data as of: 17-NOV-2017 8:36PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
6-DEC-2017  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W TBA TBA
 
Description: This course gives a broad overview of the biology of infectious diseases using examples from humans, plants, and animals. Topics include diversity of diseases, mechanisms of disease transmission, epidemiology, population regulation, evolution of virulence, disease dynamics in natural communities and disease invasion and conservation biology.