Courses & Units

Immunology CXA211

Note:

Due to the circumstances around COVID-19, you will begin your semester 2 studies online in 2020. However, when Government guidelines change, on-campus studies will be reintroduced.

Introduction

Gives students an understanding of the immune system and its functions. Topics include: defence mechanisms against infectious agents; antigens, antibodies and related immunological substances; diseases of the immune system; the application of immunological reactions for the diagnosis and monitoring of disease; and the use of immunological techniques as analytical tools in the clinical laboratory.

Summary

Unit name Immunology
Unit code CXA211
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Discipline Health Sciences
Coordinator

Dr Rajaraman Eri

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
2 019909

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Requisites

Prerequisites

CZZ101 and CZZ102

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2-hr lecture (13 weeks), 1-hr tutorial (13 weeks), 3-hr practical (12 weeks)

Assessment

Laboratory reports (25%);In-class quizzes (10%),Mid-semester test (15%),Final 3-hr theory exam (50%).

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Textbooks

Required

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