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Archived Curricula Guide 2017–2019
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BIO4723 Data Structures and Algorithms 5 ECTS
Organised by
Master's Degree Programme in Bioinformatics
Person in charge
Juha Kesseli
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
Curricula 2015 – 2017

General description

This course can be completed by taking a suitable Data structure / algorithms course from UTA or TUT course offering. See the study guides or ask the course responsible for guidance if needed.

Learning outcomes

After the course, the student can:
- list the commonly used algorithm design techniques.
- analyze the complexity of simple programs
- be able to apply algorithm design methods
- know the basics of algorithmics research and its common applications


Different types of algorithms. Analysis of algorithms. Asymptotic efficiency and complexity notations. Algortihm design methods. Algorithms for different applications.

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

Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences