This course is an introduction to innate and acquired immunity, with particular focus on the essential concepts of the development, applications, and disorders of the specific immune system. Topics to be covered include antibody mediated immunity, cell mediated immunity, vaccination, immune dificiency diseases, autoimmunity, and allergy. Formerly BIO 265. This course does not include a lab. Prerequisite: Grade of C or higher in BIOL& 260 or BIOL& 252, or concurrent enrollment in the WWCC Nursing Program.