Molecular and Cellular Immunology

Module code: BS3015

This module is centred on the mammalian immune system – from the different types of immune responses to the molecular and cellular approaches used to investigate mechanisms of immunity. By working in small groups and forming scientific panels, you will have the chance to discuss key issues in immunology facing scientists, the general public and research council funders. This module aims to develop your critical analysis and communication skills.

Learning

  • 23 hours of lectures
  • 7 hours of tutorials
  • 120 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Data handling (50%)
  • Scientific panel discussion (50%)