Immunology (2150402)   Old Code : 150402

5
Credit
3 + 0 + 2
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 20 + 10
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
20 + 10 + 20
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Prerequisite
Basic Concepts of Biology
Rationale
It is one of the basic subjects of Biotechnology. It involves various aspects of immune system, cells and organs involved in immune system, the way body acts against diseases, interactions of antigen antibody, Improper immune responses like hypersensitivity and autoimmunity, applications like vaccination and antibody production.
Course Outcome
After learning the course students should be able to:
1. Develop a fundamental understanding of cells and organs of immune system
2. Understand the way body acts against diseases
3. Understand Interactions of antigen and antibody.
4. Understand Improper immune responses.
5. Applications like vaccination and antibody production

Active Learning
Preparation of power-point slides, which include videos, animations, pictures, graphics for better understanding theory and practical work – The faculty will allocate chapters/ parts of chapters to groups of students so that the entire syllabus to be covered. The power-point slides should be put up on the web-site of the College/ Institute, along with the names of the students of the group, the name of the faculty, Department and College on the first slide. The best three works should submit to GTU.