Module Catalogues

Molecular Immunology

Module Title Molecular Immunology
Module Level Level 3
Module Credits 5.00
Academic Year 2021/22
Semester SEM1

Aims and Fit of Module

The aim of this module is to provide students with an in-depth and critical understanding of contemporary concepts in modern molecular immunology.

Learning outcomes

A Describe and explain in detail the fundamental principles of modern immunology.
B Describe the molecules, pathways and cells involved in innate and adaptive immune responses, and how immune responses are regulated and co-ordinated
C Explain current understanding of the mechanisms underlying some important immune disorders and inflammatory diseases

Method of teaching and learning

The teaching strategy is a series of formal lectures.