Courses & Units

Inflammation, Infection and Immunity CAM311

Introduction

This unit discusses human disease and provides students with an understanding of recent advances and innovation in the areas of inflammation, medical microbiology, and immunology. In addition, the unit is designed to enable students to develop skills to become effective research scientists and will involve critical review of scientific literature, experimental design and execution, interpretation and analysis of data, and communication (oral and written form) of scientific concepts

Summary

Unit name Inflammation, Infection and Immunity
Unit code CAM311
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Medicine
Coordinator Doctor Renee Ross
Available as student elective? Yes

Availability

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Learning Outcomes

  • Explain the concepts underlying complex human inflammatory responses
  • Describe and discuss how infectious agents are transmitted and infect the human host and approaches to prevention, diagnosis, and treatment
  • Describe how the function and regulation of immunity relates to protection against infectious agents
  • Communicate complex information relating to inflammation, infection and immunity both verbally and in writing using correct scientific terminology
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Requisites

Prerequisites

CJA212 OR KLA210

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

CJA314

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

TBC

AssessmentTBA (100%)
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Textbooks

Required

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