Applied Bioinformatics, 7.5 ECTS

Second level

Facts

Study pace 50%
Study time Daytime
Study form Normal
Language English
Special eligibility requirements
Knowledge equivalent to Bioinformatics, 7.5 HECs, 9 HECs of Computer Science subjects, and and English B from Upper Secondary School level is required.

Description

The course introduces techniques for meeting the challenge within Molecular Biology generated by the use of Bioinformatics. Bioinformatics is used for handling the large sets of valuable data produced. Computerized analysis is both as support for …

The course introduces techniques for meeting the challenge within Molecular Biology generated by the use of Bioinformatics. Bioinformatics is used for handling the large sets of valuable data produced. Computerized analysis is both as support for wet-lab projects and a means of extracting knowledge from already available datasets.

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Area of interests: Information only in Swedish

Information only in Swedish

Subject

Computer Science

Computer Science is the science and art of writing efficient, correct, and user friendly programs for computers. This implies that you deal with all kinds of computer related problems and cooperate with many other disciplines that require complex problem solving. As a computer scientist you thereby get a good insight into many disciplines. The IT society has a large need for people with expert knowledge of computer science, and the computer scientists’ education, with the combination of theory and practice, make them well suited to meet these demands. You therefore find computer scientists in all labour sectors. The majority work in developing and in the consulting business, within the private as well as the public sector. Also research work and education in both industry and academy is part of the computer scientists’ labour sector. In addition, computer scientists constitute a resource of increasing importance for new assignments in the knowledge and information society. Apart from single subject courses, the Department also offers a Bachelor’s Programme in Computer Science, 180 HECs, and a Master’s Programme in Computer Science, 120 HECs.

Computer Science

Course events

Autumn 2017

Study pace 50 %
Study time Daytime
Study form Normal
Language English.

Selection: Higher Education Credits (up to 270).

Start period: Period 2 - starts during the second half of the semester

Location: Stockholm

Tuition fee

Tuition fees only concern citizens outside the EU, EES and Switzerland
First instalment: 17500 SEK
Total course/programme fee: 17500 SEK

Tuition fees only concern citizens outside the EU, EES and Switzerland