The aim of this module is to provide students with a basic and in-depth understanding of core concepts in modern molecular immunology.
A. Define in detail the fundamental principles of modern immunology
B. Define the molecules, pathways and cells involved in innate and adaptive immune responses, and how immune responses are regulated and co-ordinated.
C. Explain and evaluate the current understanding of the mechanisms underlying some important immune disorders and inflammatory diseases
The teaching strategy is a series of formal lectures.