BHS 107. HEALTH PROFESSIONS: DENTAL (1). W 2019. Discussion of matters relating to a dental career. Includes application procedures, the importance of various requirements, admissions, professional school curricula, financing education and related matters. Speakers are included. Graded P/N. Course Syllabus
BHS 110. BIOHEALTH SCIENCES ORIENTATION (1). F 2018. Introduction of incoming BioHealth Sciences students to college life with an emphasis on faculties, facilities, services, and curricula in BHS. Exposure to career opportunities for students interested in the BioHealth Sciences. Graded P/N. Course Syllabus
BHS 199. SPECIAL TOPICS (1-16). Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.
BHS 316. PRINCIPLES OF IMMUNOLOGY (3). W,SP. Interactions of the innate and adaptive immune responses in the context of infectious diseases, autoimmune diseases, immunodeficiencies and immunotherapies. This course is designed for non-microbiology majors. PREREQS: MB 230 [C-] or ( (BI 212 [C-] or BI 212H [C-] ) and (BI 213 [C-] or BI 213H [C-] ) ) or (BI 204 [C-] and BI 205 [C-] ). Course Syllabus.
BHS 323. MICROBIAL INFLUENCES ON HUMAN HEALTH (3). F,W,SP How microorganisms contribute in beneficial and detrimental ways to human health. Emphasis on microbial contributions to cancer, gut health, chronic infection and autoimmune diseases. This course is part of the Writing Intensive Curriculum for the BioHealth Sciences major. (Writing Intensive Course) PREREQS: MB 302 [D-] or BI 314 [D-] or BB 450 [D-]. Course Syllabus
BHS 329. MECHANISMS OF DISEASE: INTRODUCTION TO GENERAL PATHOLOGY (3). SP 2019. An introduction to basic principles of disease, focused on structural and functional changes of cells, tissues and organs, and their relationships to clinical disease. The emphasis of the course is at the cellular to organ level, but will cover some on molecular mechanisms as pertinent.
PREREQS: (BI 211 [D-] or BI 211H [D-] ) and (BI 212 [D-] or BI 212H [D-] ). Course Syllabus.
BHS 340. HUMAN VIROLOGY (4). W 2019. Properties of viruses, their biology, pathogenesis and concern to society. Emphasis on viruses causing human disease. CROSSLISTED as MB 340. PREREQS: BI 204,205,206 or BI 211,212,213. Course Syllabus.
BHS 415. ONE HEALTH IN PRACTICE (3). W 2019. One health is the concept that human, animal and environmental health are all intertwined. Utilizes current one health issues such as disease outbreaks and antimicrobial resistance to encourage students from diverse fields to develop interdisciplinary collaboration and communication skills. CROSSLISTED as VMB 415. PREREQS: Junior or Senior. Course Syllabus.