This module concentrates on the computational aspects of bioinformatics, while at the same time providing students with enough background in the biosciences to appreciate the contexts in which computation is applied.
Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 4.0 principal courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%, including:
Students taking this module must see a Departmental Counsellor in Computer Science for advice concerning the order in which courses have to be taken.
1.0 course: Biochemistry 2280A, Biology 2581B.
0.5 course: Chemistry 2213A/B.
6.0 courses: Computer Science 2208A/B, 2209A/B, 2210A/B, 2211A/B, 2212A/B/Y, 3305A/B, 3319A/B, 3331A/B, 3340A/B, 4460Z, 4462A/B, 4463A/B.
1.0 course: Mathematics 2155A, 2156B.
0.5 course from: Computer Science 3307A/B/Y, 3346A/B.
0.5 course from: Biochemistry 4445F/G, Computer Science 4461A/B.
0.5 course from: Biology 2290F/G, Chemistry 2223B.
0.5 course from: Biochemistry 3381A, Biology 3592A, 3593B.
1.0 course from: Computer Science 4411A/B,4412A/B, 4432A/B, 4445A/B.
0.5 course from: Statistical Sciences 2122A/B, 2141A/B, 2657A, Biology 2244A/B.