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School of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine
VETERINARY MEDICINE
Course unit
PARASITOLOGY AND PARASITIC DISEASES (C.I.)
AVP7080540, A.A. 2019/20

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18

Information on the course unit
Degree course 5 years single cycle degree in
VETERINARY MEDICINE (Ord. 2017)
MV0991, Degree course structure A.Y. 2017/18, A.Y. 2019/20
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Number of ECTS credits allocated
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination PARASITOLOGY AND PARASITIC DISEASES (C.I.)
Website of the academic structure https://www.agrariamedicinaveterinaria.unipd.it/
Department of reference Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health
E-Learning website https://elearning.unipd.it/scuolaamv/
Mandatory attendance
Language of instruction Italian
Branch LEGNARO (PD)
Single Course unit The Course unit CANNOT be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit is available ONLY for students enrolled in VETERINARY MEDICINE (Ord. 2017)

Lecturers
Teacher in charge MARIO PIETROBELLI VET/06

Modules of the integrated course unit
Course unit code Course unit name Teacher in charge
AVP7080541 PARASITOLOGY AND PARASITIC DISEASES 1 (MOD. A) ANTONIO FRANGIPANE DI REGALBONO
AVP7080542 PARASITOLOGY AND PARASITIC DISEASES 2 (MOD. B) MARIO PIETROBELLI

Course unit organization
Period  
Year  
Teaching method frontal

Calendar
Start of activities 30/09/2019
End of activities 20/06/2020
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2017 course timetable

Syllabus
Prerequisites: It is required the knowledge of general biology, with the most relevant evolutionary/genetic mechanisms differentiating the major animal groups of veterinary interest, and the basic evolutionary processes that generated the current diversity of Phyla. Basic knowledge concerning the structure and structural organization of animal organisms is also required.

Required foundation courses: Biology, Zoology, and Veterinary Histology
Target skills and knowledge: The student will gain basic concepts of parasitism as cause of economic losses and social injuries, the knowledge of macro/microscopic distinctive features and life cycle of the most important parasites in veterinary and public health.
Laboratory diagnosis, epidemiology, pathogenesis, clinical aspects, diagnosis, therapy and control of the most important parasitic diseases of animals and zoonotic parasitic infections.
Examination methods: Oral examination.
Assessment criteria: Student evaluation will be conducted basing on the acquired knowledge and the ability to perform correct approaches concerning diagnosis and control of parasitic diseases.

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  • Laboratory
  • Problem solving
  • Loading of files and pages (web pages, Moodle, ...)

Innovative teaching methods: Software or applications used
  • Moodle (files, quizzes, workshops, ...)

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Good Health and Well-Being Clean Water and Sanitation