Universität Wien FIND

269004 VO Computational Concepts in Biology I (2021W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik
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Details

Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Lecture dates
13.10.2021 Biological background I (Thomas Rattei)
20.10.2021 Self learning
27.10.2021 Biological background II (Thomas Rattei)
03.11.2021 Bioinformatics for Personalized Medicine: Looking Beyond the Genome (Christoph Bock)
10.11.2021 Sequence bioinformatics I (Thomas Rattei)
17.11.2021 Sequence bioinformatics II (Thomas Rattei)
24.11.2021 RNA bioinformatics (Ivo Hofacker)
01.12.2021 Computational biophysics of macromolecules (Bojan Zagrovic)
15.12.2021 Pharmacoinformatics (Gerhard Ecker)
12.01.2022 Molecular evolution (Arndt von Haeseler)

Exam dates
19.01.2022 16:45 -18:15 Online
March 2022, Online
May 2022, Online
June 2022, Online

Wednesday 13.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 9, Kolingasse 14-16, OG01
Wednesday 20.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 9, Kolingasse 14-16, OG01
Wednesday 27.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 9, Kolingasse 14-16, OG01
Wednesday 03.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 9, Kolingasse 14-16, OG01
Wednesday 10.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 9, Kolingasse 14-16, OG01
Wednesday 17.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 9, Kolingasse 14-16, OG01
Wednesday 24.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 9, Kolingasse 14-16, OG01
Wednesday 01.12. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 9, Kolingasse 14-16, OG01
Wednesday 15.12. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 9, Kolingasse 14-16, OG01
Wednesday 12.01. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 9, Kolingasse 14-16, OG01

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Biomolecules, DNA sequencing, Computational resources
Primary biological databases and basic sequence analysis
Computational biophysics of proteins: achievements, challenges and limitations
RNA structures
Pharmacoinformatics
Gene Annotation
Phylogenetic inference

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam dates (open-book: all written/printed material may be used):
19.01.2022 16:45 -18:15 Online
March 2022, Online
May 2022, Online
June 2022, Online

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Understanding of basic computational concepts in biology. Grading scale for written exam:
<50%: 5
<62.5%: 4
<75%: 3
<87.5%: 2
>=87.5%: 1

Examination topics

Lecture, reading, student's presentations and exercises

Reading list

Will be provided during the lecture on the elearning platform

Association in the course directory

CO-BIO1, MES3

Last modified: Mo 13.06.2022 08:28