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300362 UE Applied data analysis (2018S)

10.00 ECTS (6.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).


max. 30 participants
Language: English



Verpflichtende Vorbesprechung/ Compulsory preliminary meeting am 19.06.2018 um 15 Uhr im Seminarraum 3. UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien
The course is planned for 2 weeks of half-day lecturing and supervised project work/discussion beginning on the 16th of July, depending on the time requirements of the majority of participants.


Aims, contents and method of the course

In this course we will learn about modern high-throughput methodologies and get hands-on experience with new methods and real data. We will discuss sequencing technology, experiment design, quality control, read mapping and counting, differential expression analysis, expression profiles and principal components analysis.

Assessment and permitted materials

Exercises will be done throughout the course as a part of a collective analysis.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Students are recommended but not required to take 300353 UE Applied programming for Bioinformatics, or have a basic grounding in Unix and BASH shell scripting.

Examination topics

A final report describing the methods used as well as an analysis of the data will be required after completion of the course. Attendance and participation are also graded.

Reading list

Association in the course directory


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