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Archived Curricula Guide 2015–2017
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
BIO2200 Introduction to computational biology 3 ECTS
Organised by
Master's Degree Programme in Bioinformatics


Strategic themes: Internationalisation

Learning outcomes

After the course, the student can:
- describe different types of biological sequencing data and their functional elements.
- access the databases and tools that provide information about sequences.
- describe high-throughput measurement technologies and their applications.
- explain the benefits of integration of different measurement data types.
- explain the role of computational analysis in biomedical research.
- list some applications of computational analysis and mathematical models in biosciences.


- Deep sequencing, microarrays, mass spectrometry, high throughput imaging and their applications.
- Biological databases
- Genomes and variations
- Epigenetics and gene regulation
- Mathematical modeling

Modes of study

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


Numeric 1-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
For Open University students only