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Archived Curricula Guide 2015–2017
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BIO4712 SGN-84007 Introduction to Matlab 1 ECTS
Organised by
Master's Degree Programme in Bioinformatics

General description

Course organized by TUT, see TUT study guide for up-to-date information

Learning outcomes

After completing the course, the student:
- is familiar with Matlab environment, is able to input and output data in various formats, and can run Matlab functions
- is familiar with the programming language constructions in Matlab and can implement simple routines.
- is able to produce 2D and 3D plots, and annotate them along scientific publication standards.
- is familiar with the general structure of toolboxes; in particular with the Signal Processing toolbox, the Image Processing toolbox and the Statistics toolbox.


- Desktop tools and development environment
- Data import and export
- Mathematics: arrays and matrices, linear algebra
- Programming: Function evaluation, program control, error handling, data types, timers
- Graphics: Plotting, annotating graphs, images
- 3D visualization: Surface and mesh plots, lighting, transparency, volume visualization

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In English


Numeric 1-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.