I loved this course. It was really interesting, with passionate and informed lecturers, and excellent balance of insect to human disease interaction. I was pretty lucky to have a great group, but as long as yours is not completely dysfunctional, PBL shouldn't be too hard. Sassan is amazing, and makes the subject relevant and interesting.
Semester 2 - 2014
Is lecture attendance necessary?
No, but are always interesting, and you do miss some important diagrams/material
Is the textbook necessary?
No, but interesting if your interest area.
Sassan is amazing- makes the whole subject interesting.
Assessment not too difficult, especially with a good group.