Postgraduate taught 

Bioinformatics MSc/PgDip/PgCert

Bioinformatics: Postgraduate Diploma & Postgraduate Certificate

Bioinformatics: Postgraduate Diploma & Postgraduate Certificate

PGDip and PGCert outcomes

The PG Diploma will require 120 credits i.e. the taught programme

            - 60 credits ‘core’ courses - Semester 1: Sept. - Dec.

            - 60 credits ‘optional’ courses - Semester 2: Jan. - May.

The PG Certificate will require 60 credits-worth of courses from the taught programme

            - for students with no prior programming experience, this must be:

            - 60 credits ‘core’ courses - Semester 1: Sept. - Dec. (you also have to do two exams in
              the April/May diet)

            - for students with prior programming experience, this must be made up from:

            - 30 credits ‘core’ courses (BIOL 5170 Foundations of Bioinformatics and BIOL 5174
                        Omics and Systems Approaches in Biology) - Semester 1: Sept. - Dec.

            - 30 credits ‘optional’ courses - Semester 2: Jan. - May.

Core courses include:

[[[COMPSCI4039]]]
[[[COMPSCI5076]]]
[[[BIOL5170]]]
[[[BIOL5174]]]


Optional Courses Include:


IDENTIFICATION OF DISEASE-CAUSING GENETIC VARIANTS
ANIMAL MODELS OF DISEASE
USING CHEMICAL STRUCTURE DATABASES IN DRUG DISCOVERY FOR PROTEIN TARGETS
RNA-SEQ AND NEXT GENERATION TRANSCRIPTOMICS
OMIC ANALYSES FOR THE BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES: FROM GENOMICS TO METABOLOMIC
BIO-IMAGING FOR RESEARCH SCIENTISTS
CLINICAL GENOMICS
PATHOGEN POLYOMICS