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Global Disease Biology

A minor in Global Disease Biology may complement student's major program. Some courses have required prerequisites not included as part of the minor, and students should plan accordingly.

Requirements: 

20-25 units

Complete the following five courses (17 units)

  • SAS 013 Disease and Society (3 units)
  • PMI 129Y One Health: Human, Animal & Environment Interfaces (3 units)
  • VME 158 Infectious Disease in Ecology and Conservation (3 units)
  • GDB 101 Epidemiology (4 units)
  • GDB 102 Disease Intervention and Policy (4 units)

Choose one (3-5 units)

  • PLP 120 Introduction to Plant Pathology (4 units)
  • PMI 127 Medical Bacteria and Fungi (3 units)
  • PMI 128 Biology of Animal Viruses (3 units)
  • MIC 162 General Virology (4 units)
  • ENT 153 Medical Entomology (3 units)
  • ENT 156 Biology of Parasitism (3 units)
    • and ENT 156L Biology of Parasitism Laboratory (1 units)
  • GDB 103 The Microbiome of People, Animals, and Plants (3 units)

Total = 20-25 units

Minor Advisor

Francesca De Las Alas
gdb-advise@ucdavis.edu
530-754-4131

Major Advisor
Advisor Name: 
Francesca De Las Alas
Advisor Email: 
Advisor Phone: 
530-754-4131