A 12-week course covering foundational concepts and current applications for computational biology and bioinformatics. The course is targeted to 1st year Molecular Genetics graduate students, with preference given to students in the QBMG and CBMB tracks. Assignments will be both pen-and-paper and practical assignments requiring programming (e.g., Python) or statistical environments (e.g., R). Enrollment is subject to Instructor approval, and will require evidence of comfort with computer programming and excellence in two or more quantitative subjects, which may include: calculus, linear algebra, probability/statistics or other mathematics courses.
Coordinator: Dr. Fritz Roth & Dr. Quaid Morris
Dates: Tuesdays, January 16- April 10, 2018, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Place: Donnelly Centre, Black Room
Enrollment: Limited to 15 students and subject to instructor approval