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VET 2110 Veterinary Parasitology

This course will cover internal and external parasites found in veterinary medicine. Areas of content to include life cycles, pathogenesis, treatment, control, and public health concerns.

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Veterinary Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: VET 1202 


  • Describe and identify the correct scientific and common name for veterinary parasites.
  • Describe common parasitic control methods. Identify treatment options for different types of parasites. Compare medications used against parasitic infestations.
  • Describe the way different parasites are examined. Identify laboratory materials and diagnostic equipment needed in parasitic identification.

Credit Hours: 1

Classroom Hours: 1