General Information

  • Undergraduate Majors Administered by Microbiology and Immunology

    A Major consists of 50 points of third year subjects in a defined area. All students enrolled in a BSc or BBiomedicine are required to complete a major. A major may have compulsory (core) subjects and additional subjects chosen from a list of electives. In planning your path to a Major, please pay attention to prerequisites for core and elective subjects. Prerequisities will have to be completed prior to undertaking the major.

    • Microbiology and Immunology: The handbook entry for the Microbiology and Immunology Major can be accessed here.
    • Immunology: The hand book entry for the Immunology Major can be accessed here.

    If you have any questions regarding majors in Microbiology or Immunology, or subjects and pathways that lead to these majors, please contact the Majors Coordinator.

    Majors Coordinator

    Dr Karena Waller
    Phone: 03 8344 0045/40045
    Email: klwaller@unimelb.edu.au

  • Undergraduate subjects offered by Microbiology and Immunology
    • MIIM20001 Principles of Microbiology & Immunology. Semester 1. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • MIIM20002 Microbes, Infections and Responses. Semester 2. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • MIIM30002 Principles of Immunology. Semester 1. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • MIIM30003 Medical and Applied Immunology. Semester 2. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • MIIM30011 Medical Microbiology: Bacteriology. Semester 1. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • MIIM30014 Medical Microbiology: Virology. Semester 2. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • MIIM30015 Techniques in Immunology. Semester 2. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • MIIM30016 Techniques in Microbiology. Semester 1. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • MIIM40002 Advanced Microbiology and Immunology I. Semester 1. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • MIIM40005 Microbiology & Immunology Research Proj. Semester 1. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • MIIM40006 Microbiology & Immunology Research Proj. Semester 2. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • MIIM40007 Advanced Microbiology and Immunology II. Semester 1. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
  • Getting advice

    Students presently studying in, or intending to study in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, should contact the following people for advice about course planning and other course-related issues:

    Majors Coordinator

    Dr Karena Waller
    Phone: 03 8344 0045/40045
    Email: klwaller@unimelb.edu.au

    Honours Co-ordinators

    A/Prof Scott Mueller
    Ph: 03 834 49044
    Email: smue@unimelb.edu.au

    Prof Damian Purcell
    Ph: 03 8344 6753
    Email: dfjp@unimelb.edu.au

    A/Prof Katherine Kedzierska
    Ph: 03 8344 3384
    Email: kkedz@unimelb.edu.au

    Academic Programs Officer (Postgraduate)

    Ms Rebecca Whitsed
    Ph: 03 8344 5679
    Email: rwhitsed@unimelb.edu.au

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