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14I4I02 - Tropical diseases

Course specification
Course titleTropical diseases
Acronym14I4I02
AcronymVeterinary Medicine
Module
Type of studyIntegrated academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
  1. dr Miroslav Valčić
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB2.0Status
      Conditionenrolled semester
      The goalTo acquire knowledge on natural history as well on epizootiological characteristics of exotic and tropical animal infectious diseases
      The outcomeStudent should acquire knowledge on natural history as well as on epizootiological characteristics and determinants that influence exotic and tropical diseases distribution and occurrence.
      Contents
      Contents of lecturesNatural history and epizootiological characteristics of the exotic and tropical disease in the world. Occurrence, distribution and possibility of transmission, risk analysis.
      Contents of exercisesIn the epizootiological laboratory: qualitative as well as quantitative risk analysis of exotic disease entering the region.
      Literature
      1. Infectious diseases of livestock (2004), Coetzer J.A.W. and Tustin R.C. (Original title)
      2. Infectious and parasitic diseases of livestock (2010), Lefevre P-C, Blancou J, Chermette R. and Uilenberg G. (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
      11
      Methods of teachingTheoretical and practical classes in epizootiological laboratory
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
      Activites during lectures10Test paper30
      Practical lessons10Oral examination
      Projects
      Colloquia
      Seminars50