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Bioinformatics Programming


BIOL 265
Spring 2018
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: MB&B 265, COMP 113, CIS 265
Certificates: Applied Data Science, Informatics and Modeling
Course Cluster: Data Analysis Minor, Health Studies, Integrated Design, Engineering & Applied Science Minor

This course is an introduction to bioinformatics and programming for students with interest in the life sciences. It introduces problem areas and conceptual frameworks in bioinformatics. The course assumes little or no prior programming experience and will introduce the fundamental concepts and mechanisms of computer programs and examples (e.g., sequence matching and manipulation, database access, output parsing, dynamic programming) frequently encountered in the field of bioinformatics.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM BIOL
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: [MB&B181 or BIOL181]
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (BIOL)(CIS)(DATA-MN)(IDEA-MN)(MB&B)
Past Enrollment Probability: 75% - 89%

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