COMP 381: Bioinformatics

Students will engage in the applications of computer-based tools and database searching to better understand DNA and protein structure, function, and evolution.

Credit Hours

3

Prerequisites

BIOL 101: General Biology I (or equivalent) or NTSC 104

Description

This course is cross-listed with Biology. Students will engage in the applications of computer-based tools and database searching to better understand DNA and protein structure, function, and evolution.

Outcome

Students will be able to apply their understanding of genetic and evolutionary processes to the appropriate use of computer software and manipulation of large databases to accurately predict structural, informational, functional, and evolutionary characteristics of DNA and protein sequences.

Syllabi

Semester/Year Instructor URL
Fall 2013 Dr. Putonti https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5gClDnivRb5UVVGblJLUFZycHc/edit?usp=sharing