Week 3: Parasitic protozoa

Parasitic protozoa, form, function and classification:

Kinetoplasta, trypanosomes and their kin,

Forms of Trypanosomatidae.

Other flagellated protozoa  (Hausman & Hulsmann., 1996: pp 80-200; Burton et al., 2019. pp: 35-49 and pp: 83-110).


  1. Hausman, K. and Hulsmann, N. T. (1996). PROTOZOOLOGY, 2ndEdition. Medical Publishers, Inc. New York.
  2. Burton J. Bogitsh, Clint E. Carter, Thomas N. Oeltmann (2019).  Human Parasitology, 5th edition. Academic Press. USA.