Vaccines and Viral Immunology, Short Course | Part time online | Harvard Medical School Online | United States
70 days
995 USD/full
995 USD/full
995 USD/full
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This advanced Vaccines and Viral Immunology course from Harvard Medical School Online offers a unique way for professionals to learn from leading Harvard Medical School faculty about cutting-edge developments in the creation of vaccines to protect against viral infections.

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Key Features

Viral infections are responsible for many human diseases, from common diseases like the flu to emerging infections such as Zika virus and SARS-CoV-2.

Understanding how the immune system works to prevent and remove viral infections is essential for anyone working to develop or distribute vaccines that can protect against these diseases. The Vaccines and Viral Immunology course is offered by Harvard Medical School Online .

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Immune Response to Viral Infections
  • The Potential for Preventing Viral Diseases
  • Viruses
  • Viral Pathogenesis
  • Methods of Immune Evasion
  • T Cell Exhaustion
  • Passive Immunotherapy
  • Adjuvants and Immune Activation
  • Viral Invasion

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 70 days

Start dates & application deadlines

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you are not taking HMX courses through a school or company, you will need to fill out a brief application that gives us some basic information about you and what you hope to get out of the HMX courses. You will also need to confirm that you’ve met the recommended prerequisites.
  • We recommend knowledge of basic chemistry, biology, and physics for all HMX courses. For HMX Fundamentals courses and HMX Pro Essentials courses, no advanced knowledge is required.
  • Advanced HMX Pro courses focus on a specific topic in depth; in order to get the most from these courses, participants should have some knowledge of the underlying topic (for example, genetics or immunology). Those requiring further background may choose to take an accompanying Essentials course, or consider our HMX Fundamentals courses for a more broad overview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    995 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 995 USD for the full programme during 70 days.
  • National

    995 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 995 USD for the full programme during 70 days.
  • In-State

    995 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 995 USD for the full programme during 70 days.


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