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MICR 461 - Advanced Immunology

 Winter 2024
 Year 4
 4-5 hours/week
 3 units
On-Campus Course

Advanced immunology course focused on current topics in immunology and immunology‐related scientific research.

Minimum 4th year (Level 4) standing, registration in a LISC/BHSc Major or SSP, a GPA of 2.5, and a minimum grade of A- in one of (MICR 360/3.0; MICR 386/3.0).

To complete this course, students will demonstrate their ability to:

  1. Participate in a collaborative group presentation to convey current immunology topics.
  2. Create an individual presentation in order to explain specific aspects of your topic.
  3. Development of research skills in order to evaluate and critique how current research articles advance the field.
  4. Development of writing skills in order to critique current scientific literature and use this to support a personal opinion.

Class Presentation: 25% 

Class Participation: 15%

Written Assignment: 25%

Take Home Final Exam: 35%

Lecture 1 hour per week

Seminar 2 hours per week

There are no required textbooks for this course.