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Infection and Immunity Capstone - INIM5100

Year - 2020

This is the capstone unit for the Master of Medicine and Master of Science in Medicine (Infection and Immunity). It will bring together your learning from the various units within the degree and challenge you to use this acquired knowledge to critically evaluate research in infectious diseases and immunology as well as apply it to tackle current problems in the field. The unit will comprise of a seminar series, journal clubs, workshops and a group project centred around solving an issue related to the immunology and control of an infection of global importance.

2 x 1 h lec per week (mix of online and f2f), 10 x 1 h seminars, 6 x 2 hr workshops

30% oral presentation, 10% participation, 40% assignment, 20% online quizzes

Assumed knowledge
A pass grade in all core INIM units undertaken in the previous semester. This unit is not available to students undertaking the Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma


INIM5111 and INIM5002 and INIM5011 and INIM5112


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: School of Medical Sciences Administration
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Megan Steain
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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