Infection and Immunity

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Errata
item Errata Date
1.

The table of units of study has changed for Semester 2, 2020. The changes are as follows:

(i) The table is now called Table A Infection and Immunity.

(ii) Students in the Master of Medicine (Infection and Immunity), Graduate Diploma in Infection and Immunity and Graduate Certificate in Infection and Immunity (part-time only) will select their units of Table A Infection and Immunity.

(iii) Students who do not have undergraduate studies in immunology are advised to enrol in INIM5111 Principles in Immunology in first semester before undertaking Clinical and Laboratory Immunology.

17/06/2020
2.

The requirements for the Master of Medicine are missing from Table A. They should read:

Students must successfully complete 48 credit points, including:
(a) 30 credit points of core units of study; and
(b) 18 credit points of elective units of study.

17/06/2020
3.

The Graduate Certificate in Infection and Immunity (full-time only) has been introduced for Semester 2, 2020.

(i) Students in the full-time Graduate Certificate in Infection and Immunity in will select their core units from Table B Infection and Immunity.

(ii) In order to qualify for the award, all core units must be completed in Semester 2 2020.

17/06/2020

 

Table A Infection and Immunity

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Infection and Immunity

Master of Medicine (Infection and Immunity)

Master of Science in Medicine (Infection and Immunity)

Students must successfully complete 48 credit points, including:
(a) 30 credit points of core units of study; and
(b) 18 credit points of elective units of study.

Graduate Diploma in Infection and Immunity

Students must successfully complete 36 credit points, including:
(a) 24 credit points of core units of study; and
(b) 12 credit points of elective units of study.

Graduate Certificate in Infection and Immunity

Students must successfully complete 24 credit points, including:
(a) 24 credit points of core units of study.

Core units

It is preferable to complete INIM5111 Principles in Immunology in first semester, before undertaking Clinical and Laboratory Immunology. However, this is not essential if a student in Second Semester has previousl studied undergraduate immunology
INIM5002
Virology and Cell Technology
6    A Undergraduate Microbiology or Infectious Diseases
Semester 2
INIM5011
Advanced Medical Bacteriology
6    A Undergraduate Microbiology or Infectious Diseases
Semester 1
INIM5100
Infection and Immunity Capstone
6    A 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
C INIM5111 and INIM5002 and INIM5011 and INIM5112
Semester 1
Semester 2
INIM5111
Principles in Immunology
6    A Undergraduate immunology and undergraduate bacteriology and virology
Semester 1
INIM5112
Clinical Immunology and Immunotherapy
6    A Understanding of basic biochemistry and cell biology
P INIM5111
Semester 2

Elective units

INIM5013
Clinical Mycology and Parasitology
6    A Knowledge in general microbiology and molecular biology.
Semester 1
INIM5022
Global Control of Infectious Diseases
6    A Undergraduate bacteriology and virology; basic concepts of epidemiology
Semester 2
PGEN5001
Pathogen Genomics
6    A Basic understanding of microbiology or medical microbiology and genetics.
Semester 2
SEXH5200
Advanced STIs
6      Semester 1

Table B Graduate Certificate in Infection and Immunity (full-time)

Unit of study

Credit points

A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition

Session

Infection and Immunity

Graduate Certificate in Infection and Immunity (full-time only)

Full-time study is open to students commencing in Semester 2, 2020 and who will complete their studies in December 2020.

Students must successfully complete 24 credit points, including:

(a) 24 credit points of core units of study from Table B.

Table B

Core units

INIM5002 Virology and Cell Technology

6   

Undergraduate Microbiology or Infectious Diseases

Semester 2

INIM5111 Principles in Immunology

6   

Undergraduate immunology and undergraduate bacteriology and virology

Note: This unit of study will be available in Semester 2 with special permission.

Semester 1
Semester 2

INIM5022 Global Control of Infectious Disease

6   

Undergraduate bacteriology and virology; basic concepts of epidemiology

Semester 2

PUBH5010 Epidemiology Methods and Uses

6   

BSTA5011 or CEPI5100

Note: This unit of study will be available in Semester 2 with special permission.

Semester 1
Semester 2