COMP 364 Computer Tools for Life Sciences (3 credits)

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Offered by: Computer Science (Faculty of Science)


Computer Science (Sci) : Basic concepts and tools for storing, retrieving, and analyzing large biological data sets: relational databases, on-line databases, structured query language, scripting for automating interaction with databases and data analysis, digital images and movies, advanced topics.

Terms: Winter 2011

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2010-2011 academic year.

  • 3 hours
  • Prerequisite: BIOL 200.
  • Restrictions: Not available to students in Computer Science or Joint Computer Science programs. Not available to students who have taken Comp 208 or Comp 250, or who are taking either of these at the same time.
  • Note: It is recommended that students have already taken a laboratory course (e.g., BIOL 301 Cell and Molecular Laboratory). Topics motivated by biological questions.