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162.221 Immunology (15 credits)

IMPORTANT NOTE:There have been changes to this course for 2022. For 2021 enrolments please check the individual offering description below to confirm details for:

  • Requirements
  • Expected prior learning

The course explores the cell types involved in the mammalian immune system. It allows students to learn about the principles of immunology including innate immunity, cell and antibody mediated immunity, the major histocompatibility complex, transplantation immunology, hypersensitivities, immunodeficiency and autoimmunity. The course provides an introduction to vaccines, clinical immunology and immunological laboratory tests.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): 162.101
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level.
  • Restriction(s): 162.303, 162.389

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2021 * Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2022 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus

* Due to recent changes you should carefully check this offering to confirm details before you enrol.