Tampere, Finland

Introduction to Bioinformatics

online course
when 3 August 2020 - 14 August 2020
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 280

Course will cover the basics of bioinformatics in the context of high throughput data analysis. Hands on exercises will cover the usage of tools needed to transform next generation sequencing data into meaningful results.

Target group

University students and graduates from around the world.

Course aim

After the course, the student can:

-Evaluate standard features of high-throughput sequencing data quality
-Align a high-throughput sequencing dataset in basic cases
-Use standard file formats for storing sequencing data and alignments
-Apply standard tools to produce tables of statistically significant findings from selected high-throughput data types
-Interpret tables of outputs using enrichment analysis
-Write a report summarizing the results of data analysis

Fee info

EUR 280: Course fee for students external to Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences.
EUR 0: Courses are free of charge to degree students and exchange students (academic year 2020-2021) of Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences.


No scholarships available.