790303 Computing skills for biotechnology (in Eng.)

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Oostenbrink, Chris , Himmelbauer, Heinz , Dohm, Juliane , De Ruiter, Anita
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


Online tools, databases, and database searches with application to the analysis of DNA and protein sequences. Introduction to Linux command line tools for file management and data treatment. Introduction to Python programming and data visualization.

Previous knowledge expected


Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students know public databases and online tools for analyzing biological data. They are able to work on the Linux command line and have basic programming skills. Students have competences in terms of "computational thinking".
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.