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300324 VO Hygiene-relevant microbiology: The art of Parasitic (2017S)

a synopsis of a historical Parasitology, and the system of the medicinischen Polizey. Knowledge transfer of the past and medicine-historical roots of the contemporary Parasitology

2.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

Beginn: 06.03.2017, montags von 10:00 - 11:30 Uhr im Kursaal des Instituts für Hygiene und angewandte Immunologie, 4. Stock, Kinderspitalgasse 15., 1090 Wien

Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes

1. date: Monday, 06.03.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Seminar room 2 of the Institute of Hygiene (1090 Vienna, Kinderspitalgasse 15, 2nd floor): Organizational, preview - The Institute of Hygiene.
2. date: Monday, 13.03.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Course room of the Institute of Hygiene (4th floor): The Austrian Hygiene - The Hygiene Chair.
3. date: Monday, 20.03.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Course room of the Institute of Hygiene (4th floor): The Austrian parasitology - Toxoplasma gondii.
4. date: Monday, 27.03.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Course room of the Institute of Hygiene (4th floor): The parasitos of antiquity, development of the figure, literature, reception.
5. date: Monday, 03.04.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Course room of the Institute of Hygiene (4th floor): parasites in the empirical-analytical sciences. - History of Parasitology.
6. date: Monday, 24.04.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Seminar room 2 of the Institute of Hygiene (2nd floor): Book of Moses, antiquities: Philoktetes, Heracles, Asclepius - Guinea worm.
7. date: Monday, 08.05.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Seminar room 2 of the Institute of Hygiene (2nd floor): Malaria in the ancient world of Asia: The death of Alexander - Plasmodium spp.
8. date: Monday, 15.05.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Course room of the Institute of Hygiene (4th floor): Malaria in ancient Europe - Anopheles spp.
9. date: Monday, 22.05.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Course room of the Institute of Hygiene (4th floor): Parasites in mummies, parasites in latrines - Genitourinary schistosomiasis, Trichuris trichiura.
10. date: Monday, 29.05.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Course room of the Institute of Hygiene (4th floor): Prominent parasite victims, slave trade, worldwide trade - maggots, trypanosomes.
11. date: Monday, 12.06.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Course room of the Institute of Hygiene (4th floor): Parasitic diseases within the k.u.k. Monarchy, lost parasites - Trichinae, blister mite.
12. date: Monday, 19.06.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Course room of the Institute of Hygiene (4th floor): Parasitic diseases and the witchcraft, the parasite process - swine tapeworm, leeches.
13. date: Monday, 26.06.2017 10:00 am - 11:30 Course room of the Institute of Hygiene (4th floor): Parasites in fairy tales and legends, repetition - Historically important parasitic diseases.


Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Parasitology in its historical context: The olympic art of surviving in an ancient society as a parasitos, the incorrect reception of the term in Europe in the early 17th Century, the parasite infections of humans and domestic animals in the Antiquity, the Middle Ages and the early Modern Age, the Maleficae-delusion partially resulting from these infections, and the modern prevention of epidemics by means of adminstrative police law execution.

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral examen

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Previous knowledge expected: Basic knowledge in medical parasitology

Examination topics

Reading list


Association in the course directory

B-WZB, WZB

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