Minor Advising

Global Disease Biology Minor Advising

If you plan to declare the GDB minor, you MUST meet with our office to set up an academic plan before your last year at UC Davis. If you do not, you may not be able to declare GDB as a minor.

Listed below are the requirements for an academic minor in Global Disease Biology they are also detailed here. Some of these courses have prerequisites that are not included as part of the minor, and students should plan accordingly. Total number of units: 20-22.

 

Course

   

Units

SAS 13 Disease and Society   3
PMI 129Y One Health: Human, Animal & Environment Interfaces   3
VME 158 Infectious Disease in Ecology and Conservation   3
GDB 101 Epidemiology   4
GDB 102 Disease Intervention and Policy   4
ONE of the following pathogen/disease courses:     3-5
  Introduction to Plant Pathology PLP 120 (4)
  Fungal Disease Biology PLP 130 (3)
  Medical Bacteria and Fungi PMI 127  (5)
  Biology of Animal Viruses PMI 128  (3)
  General Virology MIC 162  (3-4)
  Medical Entomology ENT 153  (3)
  Biology of Parasitism (ENT 156L is optional) ENT 156  (3-4)
  The Microbiome of People, Animals and Plants GDB 103  (3)
If you plan to declare the GDB minor, you MUST meet with our office to set up an academic plan before your last year at UC Davis. If you do not, you may not be able to declare GDB as a minor.