Universität Wien FIND

300357 UE Mathematical Basics for Quantitative Biology (2016W)

4.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


max. 25 participants
Language: English



Monday, 1:15-4:15 pm., seminar room of the Department of Theoretical Biology, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien 2. Ebene, 4. Spange.
Start: Oct. 13, 2016


Aims, contents and method of the course

This course provides an introduction to basic mathematical concepts, which are required for further studies in theoretical biology, population genetics, statistics, morphometrics, bioinformatics etc. The topics will be repeated and treated in more depth by practical exercises and examples. The software Mathematica will be introduced and applied for calculations and visualizations.

Assessment and permitted materials

training exercises

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Lecture, exercises, computer exercises, discussion

Reading list

Association in the course directory

MEV W-3, MZO W-4, MES4

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