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Course Description

BIOL 202 - Infectious Diseases, Human Health, and Ethics

Class Session: Tuesday, August 20, 2024 - Monday, December 16, 2024

Credit: 3 semester hours of credit

Instructor: Kristen Hogan

Term: Fall 2024


Course Description

An introduction to pathogens including bacteria, viruses, and protozoans. Basic elements of the immune system coupled with discussion of how pathogens cause disease. This information is placed in the context of how scientific research leads to the discovery, treatment, and prevention of the disease. The ethical implications of each pathogen and its treatment strategies are discussed.FS: 03/02/2022.

College

AS - College of Arts and Sciences

Level

Undergraduate

Section

J10

Instructional Method

DWEB
100% Web Asynchronous

CRN

22106

Restrictions

CAMPUSICOL - USC Columbia

Course/Degree Attribute

3SCI - CC:SCI Scientific Literacy,3VSR - CC:VSR Values/Ethics

Information is accurate as of July 24, 2024 (Subject to change)

Special Fee Notification

Students may be required to be proctored during online test completion. If students are unable to attend test proctoring sessions in person at the Distributed Learning office, additional fees may apply for online test proctoring if the course requires online testing.



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