Computational Bioinformatics - BINF3020

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

School: School of Computer Science and Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Kensington Campus

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: COMP1927

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Algorithms and representations in DNA and protein sequence analysis: string matching and alignment, tree building methods, hidden Markov models and other statistical representations. Computational representations in systems biology including Boolean and Bayesian networks. Optimisation and machine learning approaches used in bioinformatics.

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