Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name


  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Life Sciences

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Immunology becomes one of the most important topics in current life science field. Immunology is a composite subject based on basic sciences such as molecular biology, biochemistry and cell biology combined with clinical applications including allergy and autoimmunity. This course is designed to help student to understand a basic concept of immune systems. During the course, students will learn about the mechanism and the expression pattern of the specific immune response. Also, this course will provide the knowledge about immunotherapy for diagnosis and treatment of individual diseases related to human immunity including immunity against infectious agents, autoimmunity, hypersensitivity and graft rejection.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.