Module 3 Vaccination, Immunization and other advice

Last updated: May 12, 2022

Learning Objectives

Welcome to Module 3: Vaccination, Immunization and other advice !

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

    • Identify the differences between vaccination, immunization and immunity
    • Understand the term ‘herd immunity’ and how it occurs
    • Identify the different types of bacteria and viruses
    • Identify the difference between bacterial and viral infections, and their treatments
    • Understand the reasons behind social inequalities related to vaccinations
    • Understand the information provided about COVID-19
    • Understand the position of parents regarding the vaccination of their children
    • Understand how lack of immunity may lead to disease outbreaks