Universität Wien FIND

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, changes to courses and exams may be necessary at short notice (e.g. cancellation of on-site teaching and conversion to online exams). Register for courses/exams via u:space, find out about the current status on u:find and on the moodle learning platform.

Further information about on-site teaching and access tests can be found at https://studieren.univie.ac.at/en/info.

Warning! The directory is not yet complete and will be amended until the beginning of the term.

300433 VO Medical parasitology (2017S)

Transfer of basic knowledge

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie


Language: German

Examination dates



Beginn: 02. März 2017, donnerstags von 14:15 - 15:45, die Lehrveranstaltung wird in diesem Semester teilweise geblockt, der Stundenplan wird am 02. März besprochen und festgelegt. (1090 Wien, Kinderspitalgasse 15, 4. Stock, Kursraum des Inst. f. Hygiene und Immunologie)
Geändert Unterrichtseinheit: 6.4.2017 (14:15-15:45) (10:00 -11:30), Seminarraum 2, Kinderspitalgasse 15, 1090 Wien (statt Kursraum)


Aims, contents and method of the course

The phenomenon of parasitism; pathogens (parasites s.l.) of humans; overview of parasites s. str. of humans: Protozoa, helminths, arthropods; hosts, parasite-host relations; infection and infestation; sources and ways of infections and infestations; life-cycles of important parasites; parasitic diseases: overview; malaria, toxoplasmosis, helminthic diseases; basic facts on diagnosis and therapy. Objective: solid basic knowledge on parasites and parasitic diseases of humans

Assessment and permitted materials

Am Ende der Vorlesung schriftliche Prüfungen gemäß § 8 (2) des studienrechtlichen Teils der Satzung der Universität Wien.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory


Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:43