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SCI2191 Bioinformatics
Credit Points: 15

This unit introduces students to bioinformatics and its application to scientific investigation and practice. Students will investigate the identification and retrieval of biological and biomolecular information via the Internet and other online sources. The principles and techniques of data management and storage and data mining as they apply to biological and biomolecular information will be investigated together with an examination of development trends in bioinformatics and their implications for molecular biology.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K57Bachelor of Science (Conservation and Wildlife Biology)
MAAADPBiomolecular Science Major
MAAADOHuman Genetics Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013