This course has been designed to provide you with training in the theoretical and practical aspects of modern immunology, with some emphasis on allergy. It is the only course of its kind in the UK.
It is particularly suitable for graduates in life sciences, biomedical sciences and allied subjects, as well as people who are already employed in related fields who wish to update their knowledge and gain valuable research experience.
This course has been designed to enable students to:
Acquire skills & advanced knowledge in Immunology & Allergy
Appreciate the contribution of immunological mechanisms to a wide range of disease processes, as a basis for developing new diagnostic and therapeutic strategies.
Carry out critical evaluation of newly published scientific papers and develop the ability to report and interpret results.
Study in greater depth one aspect of Immunology & Allergy by conducting a research project and completing a dissertation.
95% of the School of Life Sciences research was deemed to be of international quality according to the Research Excellence Framework 2014.