School of
Integrative Biology

IB 230: Pandemics

Course Details

Description: Pandemics (global outbreaks of infectious disease) are among the most impactful events in human history. Through this course, we will study the major historical and modern pandemics from a biological, social, and political perspective. We will compare these past events to the public health crisis caused by COVID-19 and use this knowledge to interpret events and scientific discoveries related to pandemics.
Offered Online: Yes
Course Offered in Semester(s): Fall
Course Schedule: U of I Course Explorer Schedule
Syllabus: PDF of Course Syllabus