The Basic Immunology syllabus covers the requirements of trainee physician practice. The unit is focused on diagnosis and investigation of common immunological disorders and the essentials of management of these conditions. The learning materials are linked to a library of clinical cases representing common and important immunological conditions.
online lectures, podcasts and discussion boards
online exam (50%); 1x 1000 word case study (25%); online quizzes (10%); participation in the generation and peer review of assessment items (10%); participation in online discussion forums (5%)
Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine 19th edition, McGraw-Hill 2015; Oxford Textbook of Medicine, 5th edition Oxford Medicine Online 2016; Abbas, Abul K. et al. Cellular and Molecular Immunology. Ninth edition. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2018; Jameson, J. Larry et al. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 20e. 20th ed./editors, J. Larry Jameson, Anthony S. Fauci, Dennis L. Kasper, Stephen L. Hauser, Dan L. Longo, Joseph Loscalzo. New York: McGraw-Hill Education, 2018; Murphy, Kenneth (Kenneth M.), and Weaver, Casey. Janeway's Immunobiology. 9th edition. New York, NY: Garland Science/Taylor & Francis Group, LLC, 2017.
This unit of study is available only to registered medical practitioners with experience working in an Australian or New Zealand clinical setting.