260.801.01 | AY 2012-2013 - 1st Term | 1 Credit(s)
T 10:30:00 AM
  • Contact Information
    Alan Scott
  • Course Learning Objectives

    Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

    • Explain the basic elements in the experimental design of immunological studies
    • Define the theory and practice behind major methods and techniques used in modern immunological research
    • Describe the components of well-constructed tables and figures
  • Course Description
    Employs a journal club presentation/discussion format to explore advanced topics in basic immunology, the tenants of experimental design in immunology and the theory and practice of immunological methods. This is the core discussion class for 260.611-.612.
  • Intended Audience
    ScM and PhD graduate students in MMI.

    Additional Faculty Notes:

    ScM and PhD graduate students in MMI and those with permission from the instructor.  

  • Methods of Assessment
    Paper presentation and class participation.
  • Prerequisites
    Restricted to ScM and PhD graduate students in MMI.

    Additional Faculty Notes:

    Restricted to ScM and PhD graduate students with permission from instructor.

  • Required Text(s)

    Additional Faculty Notes:

    There is no textbook for this course.

  • Course Schedule

    Please see the course Session for a full list of dates and items for this course.

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