|(4 cr.) This immunology course focuses on vaccines and
vaccine preventable diseases (VPDs). The purpose
of the course is to examine and discuss the
current understanding of vaccinations, as well as
the historical and current implication of VPDs.
By the end of the semester, students should
understand how vaccines work, how they are made,
who recommends them, when they should be given
and whether they are still necessary. Students
should be able to answer questions regarding
their use and safety. Students may only
take one of the following courses: BMS 378, HSC
378 or BMS 525 for credit.
Prerequisite: BMS 213 or BMS 370; Every Year, All|